SMART Ramp-up - Supply Management and Ramp-up Technologies (SMART) for Design, Assembly and Logistics


  • Fast and secure production ramp-up of future aircraft programmes
  • Optimize cooperation within the value chain among local and global partners
  • Reduce time and efforts for development and ramp-up while increasing ramp-up maturity


  • Analysis of previous production ramp-ups
  • Benchmarking with other industries
  • Definition of requirements for a fast and secure production ramp-up
  • Development of different concepts for the respective work package (Modularisation and testing, Knowledge transfer and Disrubtion management)



Project leader: Prof. Dr.-Ing. D. Krause

Project worker: Dipl.-Ing. oec. Steffen Elstner

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