Smart Factory Lab

Project Duration: 
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 to Wednesday, August 31, 2022

The aim of the project is to build a labor of technology across locations for development and testing of innovative technologies, methods and concepts for intelligent production throughout the product's lifetime cycle. At the Institute of Intelligent Production of the FH OÖ, the focus is on the research topics Preemptive Maintenance including the integration of mixed reality technologies within the servicing process and additive manufacturing by powder jet method and thus related new business models. The demarcation of the key subject will be coordinated with the research firm PROFACTOR which mainly deals with the human-centered assistive production. It is planned to increase the efficiency and competitiveness of Upper Austrian firms with more flexible production technologies, to enhance the productivity and resource efficiency and secure jobs at the business location Upper Austria

Region: Hagenberg, Steyr, Wels


This project is co-financed by the European Fund for Regional Development (EFRE) and the state of Upper Austria as part of the program “Investing in Growth and Jobs 2014-2020” (IWB). For more information, please go to or