HIGHCHEST - New generation of chest freezer
New generation of household chest freezer in terms of environmental sustainability, energy efficiency, eco-efficient behavior and product design.
Tuscany Region POR CReO 2007-2013 LINE OF INTERVENTION 1.5.a - 1.6 SINGLE CONTRACT R&D YEAR 2012
Giuseppe Lotti (Scientific Coordination), Francesca Tosi, Vincenzo Legnante
Department of Architecture (DIDA) - University of Florence
Consorzio Polo Tecnologico Magona CPTM
University of Florence - Department of Energy "Sergio Stecco"
Institute of biorobotics - SSSA
Daniele Ricci Busciantella
OBJECTIVES OF THE RESEARCH PROGRAM
The long-term objective of the HighChest project is to create a new generation of household appliances in terms of environmental sustainability, energy efficiency, eco-efficient behavior and product design, in order to sustain the competition with companies that have as strength element the localisation in areas at low cost labor. The technological innovation of the product, was investigated through new logics of the process, and the strengthening and specialisation of the local supply chain.
The contribution of the Ergonomics & Design Laboratory (LED)