Your business can access the University of South Australia’s Industry 4.0 Testlab, set up to demonstrate Industry 4.0 methodologies and practices, including practical laboratory-based capabilities and a pilot scale manufacturing demonstration. With a focus on various sectors including defence, space, mining, electronics, agri-tech/food, medical/healthcare and automotive you will be introduced to a broad range of Industry 4.0 strategies, methodologies and approaches, and learn how these can be adopted by your business to enhance your productivity, competitiveness and profitability. The Testlab focuses on three core areas to drive transformation in your business:
Computer-aided design (CAD) and additive manufacturing
A suite of world-class 3D printing facilities unique in Australia, augmented by our existing world-class nanofabrication facilities.
Pilot scale manufacturing demonstration
An industrial scale manufacturing facility demonstrating how retrofitted sensors and internet connectivity can be used to create an Internet of Things and real-time decision-making capabilities.
A Thin Film Coatings facility within UniSA's Future Industries Institute providing post-production treatment to enhance the environmental performance or appearance of printed products.
Please note that a fee for service may apply. Initial enquiries should be emailed to: Euan.Smith@unisa.edu.au