The concept and technologies of Industry 4.0 are corestone for any country caring for a competitive position of its manufacturers & developers in the global arena today. Developed countries invested billions to prepare their ecosystems, manufacturers and innovators to 4th industrial revolution. Having small or
Solutions and approaches to business are developing rapidly every year. Artificial intelligence, robots and cloud solutions are those areas that are already changing the entire business in the world. Naturally, in connection with these rapid changes, the needs and demands of our customers are transforming.
Association of Industrial Automation in Ukraine (APPAU) defines many policies of the national development in so-called policy papers. Such a paper was developed to argue the model of innovative ecosystems in industrial high tech sectors. This article briefly explains the main framework of this model
Industry 4.0 is based on international standards. It is impossible to imagine today how to ensure interoperability and interaction of smart machines, processes, things and people without common standards. In Ukraine, Technical Committee 185 «Industrial Automation» (TC 185) works together with the Association of Industrial
FED is the young machine-building enterprise, based on the east of Ukraine in Kharkiv, with 800 workers and about $ 75 million of turnover (2017). FED produces the complex and high precision mechanical components for avionic industry.
With the transition to global markets, Ukrainian leader of steel pipe INTERPIPE has faced considerable difficulties in better adapting its offer to customer requirements. For example, European customers did not need large volumes of pipes, they require a small batch of exact sizes.
Anti-pandemic program for Ukraine from international consultancy leader EY (ex. Ernst & Young) has been recently supported and promoted by APPAU through its channels. In analytic digest #4 which was fully dedicated to the topic «Digital communities fight COVID-19» we called this program as the
Today the world discusses a lot the topics of reshoring, rebuilding regional and global value chaine and Manufacturing-as-a-service. Ukraine, as the biggest country of Eastern Europe with big industrial and he-tech potential can contribute to all such strategies, nevertheless for EU, or for worldwide countries.
The second version of the Ukrainian Industry 4.0 landscape provides an overview of 80+ companies distributed by Industry 4.0 technology and applications segments. This is the result of a market survey conducted by APPAU in March-May 2019.
PROGRESSTECHGROUP is an ambitious international group that actively develops engineering services, in particular to support design in the avionics and automotive sectors. The Group has established stable relationships with such global leaders as Boeing, Airbus tier suppliers, Bombardier, Gulfstream, Spirit Aerosystems and more. For example,