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Sustainability of Unit Manufacturing Processes Project

To advance sustainable manufacturing practices and promote resource efficiency, U.S. industries need reliable measurement methods to evaluate a … more

Sustainable Manufacturing Program

The objective of the Sustainable Manufacturing Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to enable improvements in resource … more

Sustainability Characterization for Product Assembly Processes Project

Today, major OEMs in the U.S. are principally assemblers of components and subsystems often produced by suppliers in their production networks. … more

Sustainability Modeling and Optimization Project

To advance sustainable manufacturing (SM), industry needs the ability to assess their sustainability performance and plan a path towards its … more

Production Network Supplier Characterization Project

Production network resiliency is a measure of the network’s ability to reduce consequences of, and recover from, various types of man-made or … more

I++ DME (Dimensional Measurement Equipment)

The I++ (Inspection plus-plus) group is a loose consortium of European automobile manufacturers: Daimler, Audi, BMW, Opel, Volkswagen, Porsche, … more

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