Periodic Reporting for period 1 - i-Contour (An innovative 3D Free-form manufacturing technology for the construction industry)
Reporting period: 2018-11-01 to 2019-02-28
Results: Roadmap for software plug-in, machine optimization and new materials. Pilot test plan with preliminary partnering options
Industrial viability: Identification of strategy for serial manufacturing and assembly of i-Contour 2.0 cost benefit analysis of in-house vs. external production.
Results: Definition of manufacturing selection criteria, preferred manufacturing partner identified
Commercial Viability: Market analysis and commercialization strategy for market launch and growth.
Results: Definition of sales & technology licensing revenue streams for European and global commercialization, respectively. IPR and software development strategies.
Financial Viability: Financial feasibility of i-Contour in the first 5 years of operation and the impact of the two revenue streams on business model.
Results: Cash flow and profit & loss analysis, Risk analysis & mitigation plan, further funding plan
Impact: Greatly reduced plastic & concrete consumption, greater cost reliability for landmark public projects. Massive budget and time savings for freeform projects, removal of cost based constraints on freeform market.