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Final Report - PROLIMA (Environmental Product Lifecycle Management for building competitive machine tools)

Project ID: 12442
Funded under: FP6-SME


The PROLIMA final report details the horizontal research activities involving small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and focusing on environmental product life cycle management for building competitive machine tools. It looks at sustainable manufacturing and a machine tool design methodology supported by decision support systems (DSSs). In a unique manner it looks at sustainable development as a three-dimensional challenge, considering economic, environmental and societal issues. Furthermore, the report lists the various stages of development, life cycle evaluation and performance calculation.

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Record Number: 11021 / Last updated on: 2011-04-14
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