Other projects funded by the EU FP7 related to Factory -in-a-Day are:

Platforms and networks: EFFRA, EuRobotics aisblEUnited Robotics

Projects running:

  • Fourbythree: New generation of modular industrial robotic solutions
  • SYMPLEXITY: Symbiotic Human-Robot Solutions for Complex Surface Finishing Operations
  • SYMBIO-TIC: Symbiotic Human Robot Collaborative Assembly
  • LIAA: Lean Intelligent Assembly Automation
  • PicknPack: Modular robots for food packaging
  • Robo-Mate: Intelligent exoskeleton based on human-robot interaction for manipulation of heavy goods on Europe’s factories of the future
  • Robo-Partner: Seamless Human-Robot Cooperation for Intelligent, Flexible and Safe Operations in the Assembly Factories of the Future
  • ColRobot: Collaborative Robotics for Assembly and Kitting in Smart Manufacturing


Finished projects:

  • VFF: Virtual Factory Framework
  • ROSETTA: Knowledge integration framework so that robots in a production line can share information
  • BRICS: Best practices to quickly develop reliable robot software (new software development environment “BRIDE”)
  • Rent-A-Robot: modular (but fenced) assembly robot system
  • COMET: Using robots as CNC machines
  • Copernico: Cooperation environment for rapid design
  • PRACE: Dual-armed “Robotic Apprentice”
  • RoboHow: Robots learn simple tasks from watching video
  • Saphari: New variable impedance arms for enhanced safety
  • SMERobot followed by SMERobotics: Integrating projects for robotic technologies for SMEs, including Factory-in-a-Day.