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12 03, 2018

Let’s talk Immersive Collaboration

By | March 12th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are fun for consumers in gaming and entertainment industries. The experience of being able to immerse in a three-dimensional world and interact with objects are exciting and yet mind stimulating for both young and old generations. Currently, the immersive technology market is growing day by day and the manufacturing industries [...]

28 02, 2018

5 Mins Q&A… with Caroline Guest, Manager of Circular Value Chains

By | February 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Caroline Guest has been with us for three years now since joining us from Ford Motor Company. She has taken on the role of leading and further developing the Circular Value Chains team in London. 1. Why did you leave Ford for HSSMI? Whilst at Ford I started a self-funded part-time MSc in Sustainable Manufacturing as [...]

22 02, 2018

Factory Simulation: exploring the links with symbiotic simulation and digital Bill of Process

By | February 22nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Vision Real and virtual manufacturing is growing closer and faster. Manufacturers recognise the importance of enabling new technologies, real-time data sharing and visualisation within their organisations and across their supply chains. HSSMI is helping companies and researchers start to integrate these new technologies and explore the possibilities of Industry 4.0 solutions. The goal of our [...]

9 02, 2018

Is Distributed Manufacturing right for your business?

By | February 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Why Distributed Manufacturing? Conventional manufacturing models are struggling to keep up with the demands of modern consumers. The 21st century customer wants originality and uniqueness at a competitive price while keeping up with the latest trends. However, trends now do not last years but months and sometimes only weeks with fashion, whilst industry takes much [...]