IfM joins innovative 5G trial at Port of FelixstoweTuesday 19 January 2021
The project is supported by the UK government and will test how 5G and the Industrial Internet of Things can enhance productivity, efficiency and safety at the port.
CTM News - AprilMonday 9 April 2018
IfM researcher shortlisted for prestigious Newton PrizeTuesday 17 October 2017
Dr Ajith Parlikad's project to develop Smart Manufacturing technologies in India has been shortlisted for the 2017 Newton Prize.
Revolutionising the UK's next-generation internetThursday 13 July 2017
The IfM is a partner in a £5 million research collaboration that is set to revolutionise the UK's internet infrastructure.
Intelligent assets for the infrastructure of the futureWednesday 7 June 2017
IfM's Professor Duncan McFarlane (Head of DIAL) and Ajith Parlikad (Head of Asset Management) have co-authored an ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers) Guidance Paper on how new technologies will transform the infrastructures of the future.
New book on asset managementThursday 30 June 2016
Researchers from the Distributed Information and Automation Laboratory Raj Srinivasan and Ajith Parlikad had a new book, Decision-Making in Asset Management, published by the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE).
Prize-winning agri-tech entrepreneursWednesday 29 June 2016
Two IfM graduate students reap the rewards of their entrepreneurial approach to agri-tech.
A social network of things - New approaches to asset managementWednesday 20 April 2016
Dr Ajith Parlikad, Head of the IfM’s Asset Management Group, explains how effective asset management can deliver significant value both for manufacturers and for infrastructure owners and operators – and how his team is developing a ‘social network of things’ which has the potential to revolutionise the way in which organisations manage their assets.
Zhenglin Liang at The System Engineering and Management Science ConferenceMonday 4 April 2016
Zhenglin Liang participated in The System Engineering and Management Science Conference which took place in Beijing from the 1st – 2nd April 2016.
Maintenance optimisation for multi-component assets with fault propagationMonday 26 October 2015
The reliability engineering community has been battling with the difficulty of modelling the complex behaviour of asset deterioration. One of the key research areas receiving increasing attention is to use mathematical models to capture the phenomenon of dependences among components within multi-component assets.
Asset management workshopFriday 16 October 2015
Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction held an industrial workshop on Asset Management at the Institute for Manufacturing on the 28th of September. The workshop brought together practitioners across different infrastructure sectors to discuss the emerging challenges in asset management, and to help the Centre set directions for future research.
What makes an intelligent infrastructure asset?Thursday 27 August 2015
What would it take to enable a piece of infrastructure to take care of itself, asks Duncan McFarlane of the Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure?
IfM Briefing Day 2015Friday 15 May 2015
On 14 May, the IfM held its annual Briefing Day – attended by more than 150 senior industrialists and policymakers who heard about the IfM’s latest research and the work it is doing with industry and government.
The Facebook of Things?Tuesday 28 April 2015
RedBite Solutions is a technology company that turns physical objects into smart objects by connecting them to the cloud. Any object can have it’s own digital profile – just like people do on social networks, which means you can connect with the things that you own, manage and use in a much more intelligent way.