Project Goal: Define the concepts and initiate an eco-system to develop an autonomously controlled ISO-standard based mobile utility platform. For use in complex outdoor surroundings where current manned vehicles are difficult, if not impossible, to operate incl. wild fire fighting, humanitarian aide / crisis management, MIL-grade, agriculture and forestry.
Joint ideation of use cases, identification of and development plans (min. 5 concepts)
Vertical identification, market assessment, joint project and eco-system marketing planning
Assessing the feasibility of setting up a UGV innovation hub in Oulu
Participating companies: Rakkatec Oy, Probot Oy, Sanmina, Conlog Oy, OMP Konepaja, Offcode, TKE / Cloudfield / Kronefeld,Unikie, Pehutec/Lewel, Radai, PKC Electronics, Junkkari, Kyynel, GBW, Iturri.
We set out to understand the iUGV market and identify Hilla-fundable joint business opportunities. The goal was to build a networked series of developments, starting with a Spearhead project. HILLA-fundable spearhead project has not yet been clarified.
Mechanical Engineering, OU: Toni Liedes, Siting of the unmanned ground vehicle prototype
Mechanical Engineering, OAMK: Jukka Säkkinen, HEC-iUGV Manufacturability and production
VTT: Pertti Peussa, Kalle Määttä, Ari Virtanen, Preliminary study to estimate the achievable automation level of Rakka 3000 vehicle during a reasonable development effort in a speadhead project.
Oulu Business School, UO: Johanna Still, Maanviljelyn automatisointi: autonomiset ajoneuvot käyttäjien näkökulmasta
Oulu Business School, UO: Tuula Lehtimäki, Metsäautomaatio: Nykytila ja tulevaisuus (in Finnish, to be shared with the focus group)