The vf-OS project, an acronym for Virtual Factory Operating System, funded by the European Union's Program 'Horizon 2020', was formally launched on October 1st. The project’s purpose is to develop an open Operating System for Virtual Factories, including a Virtual Factories System Kernel (vf-SK), an Interface for Virtual Factory Applications Programming (vf-API) and Virtual Factories Middleware (vf-MW), specifically designed for the factory of the future.
CONSULGAL is developing another project in the area of health and safety management systems at work. It consists in providing technical support to the HSWMS (SGSST) maintenance of EST - Empresa de Serviços Técnicos, S.A, in Leiria. This company was certified according to the norm NP4397 / OHSAS 18001 in early 2016 and in order to ensure the continuous improvement of the performance and optimization of their HSWMS (SGSST) they entrusted CONSULGAL’s consultant team for the annual monitoring of their internal team.