Selected experiments under the open call of HORSE project announcedadmin
Project HORSE, the EU funded innovation action part of I4MS and FOF initiatives, has recently published the evaluation report of their open call, which was launched on December, 1st, 2017 and closed on March 5th, 2018, and aimed at funding small, focused experiments in real industrial settings, involving near autonomous robotics technology or cooperation between humans and robots on a production line with no barriers using the HORSE framework.
As per this evaluation report, 7 proposals out of the 27 eligible proposals received during the call have been selected and will receive funding for a total amount of € 1,382,115.63.
Selected proposals will be undertaken by a total of 20 different entities which are based in 7 different countries including: Belgium, Croatia, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal and Spain.
Horse project, (Smart integrated Robotics system for SMEs controlled by Internet of Things based on dynamic manufacturing processes) has been funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and aims to bring a leap forward in the manufacturing industry proposing a new flexible model of smart factory involving collaboration of humans, robots, AGV’s (Autonomous Guided Vehicles) and machinery to realize industrial tasks in an efficient manner.