The decreasing cost of sensors, improvements in remote sensing technology, and the increasing ease of data collection has led to a revolution in industrial measurement. Manufacturing processes can now be monitored, maintained, and adjusted as they progress, improving product quality and reducing the number and duration of unplanned stoppages. Supply chain data can be used to inform product assembly and reduce scrap rates. To achieve these goals, industry needs reliable data analysis tools that can identify the significant features in a dataset that affect a process.
We are working with industrial and academic partners to address the challenges of industrial data analysis. Our work ranges from developing methods for smart assembly that minimise measurement cost, to time series analysis for preventative maintenance; and from uncertainty evaluation for sensor networks in factories, to development of digital twins for high-value manufacturing.
Our work involves the following themes:
Our research and measurement solutions support innovation and product development. We work with companies to deliver business advantage and commercial success. Contact our Customer Services team on +44 20 8943 7070