To realise re-industrialisation, the implementation of i4.0 is one of the critically essential steps. Led by intelligent manufacturing, it makes full use of use of inter-connected smart equipment to optimise the factory operation, improves equipment maintenance and save production, further raising business efficiency of the enterprise.
HKPC possesses professional consultants who are qualified as “Certified i4.0 Trainer & Expert” and “Implementation Consultant” by the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology of Germany, as well as expertise in the integration of artificial intelligence, robots, the Internet of Things and big data, assisting HK industry upgrade and transformation towards i4.0 Smart & Innovative Enterprises.
HKPC can also assist manufacturers planning to set up new smart production lines in Hong Kong to apply the Re-industrialisation Funding Scheme (RFS) under the Innovation Technology Fund (ITF) of the HKSAR Government for financial support. The Government will provide funding on a 1 (Government): 2 (company) matching basis. The funding ceiling is one-third of the total project cost or HK$15 million, whichever is lower.
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