What does the fourth industrial revolution have to do with the construction sector? Industry 4.0 technologies such as sensors, virtual reality and simulation are transforming modern manufacturing. But they are also enabling the construction sector to achieve greater productivity and embrace new ways of working.   Insider has...

Date: 07/12/2017 Technologies: Product testing and validating Sector: Bio-Sciences Primary partner: Virtual Engineering Centre   Background Farm Urban’s founder members are bio-scientists based at the University of Liverpool and aim to link leading scientific research with local food production. By taking science fresh from the lab and implementing it at the farm...

Background High levels of alertness and vigilance are required in safety critical tasks and FMI provide proven solutions that predict the risk of fatigue for drivers, through the use of sensors and fit for duty assessments. FMI have found a way to predict fatigue risk through...

David Griffiths from WaveReach explains how working with the Science and Technology Facilities Council's (STFC) Hartree Centre via the LCR 4.0 project is helping his SME analyse data from Internet of Things (IoT) sensors. [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="http://lcr4.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/LCR-4.0-Hartree-WaveReach.mp4"][/video]...