Slovenia

sloveniaResponsible:  BLAŽ Nardin
President of the Manufuture.si
blaz.nardin@tecos.si
TECOS, Slovenian Tool and Die Development Centre
National Contact Point: FERLEŠ Tanja
tanja.ferles@tecos.si
TECOS Slovenian Tool and Die Development Centre
Kidriceva ulica 25 – SI 3000 Celje, Slovenia
Tel. +386 3 490 09 20
Fax: +386 3 426 46 11
Homepage: www.manufuture.si

1 – General Information

TP Name

MANUFUTURE.SI

Homepage

www.manufuture.si

Contact person (coordinator)

Dr. Nardin Blaž
Tel: +386 3 490 09 20
E-mail: blaz.nardin@tecos.si


2 – Coordinating institution

TECOS Slovenian Tool and Die Development Centre
Kidriceva ulica 25
SI 3000 Celje
Slovenia
info@tecos.si, www.tecos.si
Responsible: Dr. Blaž NARDIN, President of the Manufuture.si, blaz.nardin@tecos.si
National Contact Point: Tel. ++386 3 490 09 20 – Fax: ++386 3 426 46 11, www.manufuture.si


3 – Technical objectives

Development of products and technologies
– Creativity by part design (industrial design)
– Technical development of the parts
– Technological development of parts – mould-makers support
– Development of assistance technologies

Automation and robotisation
– Production informatics
– Support system for decision-making in production plants
– Quality assurance of the production process
– Production logistics
– Automation of machines, equipment and processes
– Managing of the infrastructural production sphere (energetics, ecology)

Industrialisation
– Co-operation between research & development and production
– Optimisation of a part in the research process
– Installation of a process in a production plant and an extended area
– Process of continuous improvement
– Transfer of production to other areas

New business concepts
– Production concepts
– Production models
– Integration of management business
– IT-support technologies
– Knowledge-based production
– Benchmarking characteristics, follow-up and decision-making systems


4 – Relevance to nation economy

Influences innovation and education in the field of manufacturing technologies and systems. All of these efforts will encourage Slovenian industry to produce parts with a high added value and subsequently create new high profile job opportunities.


5 – Sectors within the TP

– Development and production of mechanical and electronic components
– Making products from plastic materials and elastomers and tools manufacturing
– Electromotors and household devices
– Producers of moulds for PET blow-mould machines
– Factory of electrothermal devices
– manufacturer of technical ceramic products, tools and equipment, and plastic and technical rubber products.
– Production of glass moulds
– Industry of metal semi products
– Equipment production for the needs of pharmaceutical industry.
– Supplier of sophisticated components for the automotive industry.
– Metering products, systems and services
– Manufacturing and renovation of thermoplasts
– Commutator producer
– A manufacturer of water turbines, equipment for hydroelectric power stations and pumping stations, as well as industrial and forming equipment.
– Manufacturing moulds for injection moulding process
– Industrial Automation Software Solutions
– Developing systems in reasearch and industry.
– Metal Engineering
– Dental Products Industry
– Manufacturing, welding, printing and assembling of plastic parts.
– Manufacturing and marketing of technical rubber products and tyres
– Development and manufacturing of packing
– Manufacturing process of tools for agriculture
– Engineering and production of pre-fabricated building
– Jewellary Manufacturer,


6 – ManuFuture pillars tackled by the TP

– New, added-value products and services: Yes
– New business models: Yes
– New advanced industrial engineering: Yes
– New emerging manufacturing science and technologies: Yes
– Transformation of existing R&D and education infrastructure to support world-class manufacturing: Yes


7 – Research & Development activities

At EU level:
– Projects within 6th Framework Programme

At national level:
– Development of products and technologies
– Automation and robotisation
– Industrialisation
– New business concepts

Strategic Research Agenda (SRA) YES, ATTACHED


8 – Stake holders

1 Alpina – Production and sale of footwear
2 Danfoss trata d.o.o. – Development and production of mechanical and electronic components
3 DAPLAST d.o.o. – Making products from plastic materials and elastomers and tools manufacturing
4 Domel d.d. – Electromotors and household devices.
5 DOMPLAST – Osterveršnik Darko s.p. – Producers of moulds for PET blow-mould machines
6 Emo orodjarna proizvodna družba d.o.o. – Tool making company
7 Emo-tech proizvodna družba d.o.o. – DEVELOPMENT,PRODUCTION AND MARKETING
– tools for sheet metal recasting
– welding, control, measuring and other devices
– automation of industrial plants and machines
– processing machine services
8 ETA Cerkno d.o.o. – Factory of electrothermal devices
9 ETI Elektroelement d.d. – Provider of products and services in the field of electrical installations; a manufacturer of technical ceramic products, tools and equipment, and plastic and technical rubber products.
10 FORSTEK d.d. – Production of glass moulds
11 Gorenje Orodjarna, d.o.o. – Tool making company
12 Impol d.d. – Industry of metal semi products
13 INOKS d.o.o. – Equipment production for the needs of pharmaceutical industry.
14 Iskra avtoelektrika Asing d.o.o. – Metal ingineering
15 Iskra avtoelektrika orodjarna d.d. – Tool making company
16 Iskra Avtoelektrika, d.d. – Supplier of sophisticated components for the automotive industry.
17 Iskra pro Kranj d.o.o. – Production of machines and devices
18 Iskraemeco d.d. – Metering products, systems and services
19 ISOKON d.o.o. – Manufacturing and renovation of thermoplasts
20 Kolektor PRO, proizvodnja komutatorjev d.o.o. – Commutator producer
21 Kovinoplastika Lož d.d. – Industry of metallic and plastic products
22 Litostroj E.I. – A manufacturer of water turbines, equipment for hydroelectric power stations and pumping stations, as well as industrial and forming equipment.
23 LMP, Proizvodnja orodij in naprav d.o.o. – Manufacturing moulds for injection moulding process

24 Mariborska livarna Maribor d.d., avtomobilska industrija – Industrial Company
25 METRONIK elementi in sistemi za avtomatiko d.o.o. – Industrial Automation Software Solutions
26 Modelarstvo Hohler d.o.o. – Manufacturing, mediation, commerce and services
27 Modre tehnologije d.o.o. – Developing systems in reasearch and industry.
28 Nafta Strojna, d.o.o. – Metal Engineering
29 Nieros Metal d.o.o. – Metal Industry
30 Niko Železniki d.d. – Manufacturer of metal products
31 POLIDENT d.d., Industrija dentalnih proizvodov – Dental Products Industry
32 Polycom d.o.o. – Manufacturing, welding, printing and assembling of plastic parts. Tool-making, rental of capacities and advice on production.
33 Savatech d.o.o. – Manufacturing and marketing of technical rubber products and tyres
34 SIBO Orodjarna, d.o.o. – Development and manufacturing of packing
35 Tehnos, d.o.o. – Manufacturing process of tools for agriculture
36 TPV d.d. – Development and manufacturing of automotive parts
37 Trimo d.d. – Engineering and production of pre-fabricated buildings
38 UNIOR, Kovaška industrija d.d. – Hand tools production, Joint-Stock Company
39 VAR d.o.o. – Toolmaking Company, Limited Liability Company
40 Zlatarna Celje, d.d. – Jewellary Manufacturer, Joint-Stock Company
41 CIMRS, Maribor – University of Maribor; Centre for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary researches and studies
42 C-TCS, Zavod Slovenskega orodjarskega grozda – Toolmakers Cluster of Slovenia
43 GEA College – GEA College of Entrepreneurship
44 Racio razvoj d.o.o. – Metallurgy, management consulting
45 GIZ ACS (Slovenski avtomobilski grozd) – Economic Interest Association: Automotive Cluster of Slovenia
46 GIZ GROZD PLASTTEHNIKA – Economic Interest Association Cluster Plasttechnics
47 Gospodarska zbornica SLovenije – Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia
48 IJS – The Jožef Stefan Institute is the biggest public research institute in Slovenia.
49 Obrtna zbornica Slovenije – Chamber of Craft of Slovenia
50 Razvojno – tehnološki center Zasavje – Regional Technological Centre
51 Regionalna razvojna agencija Celje – Regional Development Agency
52 Šolski center Celje – School Centre Celje
53 TECOS, Razvojni center orodjarstva Slovenije – Slovenian Tool and Die Development Centre: Research and experimental development on the field of technology.
54 Fakulteta za management Koper, Univerza na Primorskem – Faculty of Management Koper, University of Primorska
55 Fakulteta za strojništvo, Univerza v Ljubljani – Faculty of engineering, University of Ljubljana
56 Fakulteta za strojništvo, Univerza v Mariboru – Faculty of engineering, University of Maribor


9 – Geographical localization (map, localization of participants):

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10 – Interactions with other NRTPs

The formulation of the TP Manufuture.si as an integration link between horizontal Slovenian TPs (17) is in the process.


11 – Special national programmes

In the phase of preparation.


12 – Funding instruments

Potential funding:
Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology:
Public Tender for encourage research development strategic projects in year 2006 and 2007.