Sustainable Manufacturing

Products and services to ensure a high standard of living are connected to the use of often limited and not well distributed natural resources. The manufacturing of products is also linked to environmental and carbon emission impact over all stages of the product life cycle. CDM Center of Excellence Sustainable Engineering and Manufacturing solutions have the potential to address the global challenges by providing products, services and processes taking into account local capabilities and constraints to achieve an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable industry and society.



  • Coordination of resources
  • Manufacturing process and Life Cycle Planning and Management
  • Emission and Waste Management Concepts
  • Transport and Logistic Optimization along the Manufacturing and Delivery Processes
  • Identification of future research directions for products and manufacturing
  • Joint research applications and projects for ecological and social development and progress
  • Cooperative, research-oriented structure for education and installation and progress of standards and responsibilities of sustainable development