Produktion 4.0 is a collaboration between IUC Norr and Human Work Sciences at Luleå University of Technology. The project focuses on further development of the production process of the region's industrial SMEs, based on strategies for flow efficiency, sustainable production (social, ecological, economic) and new innovative digital production technology. Projects consist of the following three main areas of activity:
- Development and design of work processes that include strategies for flow efficiency, sustainable production and introduction strategies of new digital production technology.
- Apply these work processes to ensure that the region's manufacturing industrial SMEs get the knowledge and insight to implement efficiency measures, all in order to strengthen their competitiveness.
- Establish collaboration platform within Production in close collaboration between industry and academy, as boat coordinates direct investments in industry and become a knowledge platform in Production. Which in the long term ensures that industrial SMEs are at the forefront.