In this activity, the consortium aims to develop a new exploration and learning experience for people willing to be up- or re-skilled in the manufacturing industry by using the metaverse and elements of gamification.
The RODEO project focuses on creating engaging learning content in the realm of the circular economy and sustainability, particularly on handling and reducing waste, showing the potential for reuse opportunities and alternative operating consumables. These endeavors are not only relevant due to current political goals, but to build sustainable and resilient industries with smaller than today’s footprints.
In practice, the integration of heterogeneous IoT components is often a complex and confusing process. The different ways of representing information about individual assets create the desire for a standardized representation. The asset administration shell creates a digital exchange format for this purpose with the potential to significantly increase the degree of automation in the integration of IoT components.
Im Rahmen des DFG Schwerpunktprogramms „Adaptive Modulbauweisen mit Fließfertigungsmethoden“ bearbeitet der LDE das Teilprojekt „Der digitale Zwilling für die schnelle und präzise Fertigung von Betonmodulen“.
Working with PLCs is becoming an even more important skill for shop-floor workers in the context
of digitalization and Industry 4.0.
In this projected an international consortium consisting of
Łukasiewicz Institute for Sustainable Technologies, and
LINPRA, the engineering and technology industries association of Lithuania,
builds a workshop format for up-skilling of these workers on virtual PLC techno-educational
stands to make them and their companies ready for the digital transformation.
Der Einsatz von Augmented Reality scheitert häufig an der Erstellung der Inhalte. An der Ruhr-Universität ist deshalb ein zentrales Content Management System im Einsatz.
In 2021, a team consisting of Ruhr-University Bochum, TU Vienna, Contact Software and the Institute for Training and Careers developed and delivered comprehensive and industry-centric workshops to bring AR to manufacturing.
Lehrstuhl für Digital EngineeringUniv.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Detlef GerhardUniversitätsstr. 15044801 Bochum