What will the Factory of the Future project do?
How will the Factory of the Future project do this?
The Factory of the Future project will establish an academic research hub which will provide technology solutions for manufacturing businesses. The project will also establish four physical spokes in Pembroke, Carmarthen, Neath and Port Talbot, each linking in with research facilities in Swansea university.
These facilities will:
use state of the art equipment and bring together experts from engineering, IT, economics and management
Improve and increase the use of data and technology to react immediately to changes in demands. This is also known as Smart Manufacturing