Entries by Linda Henriksson

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How was your day at work today?

Factory2Fit’s new Worker Feedback Dashboard application gives factory workers feedback on their wellbeing and on how their shifts are going In collaboration with Finn-Power Oy, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed an app that gives workers in the manufacturing industry positive feedback on their personal wellbeing at work and work performance. The app […]

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University students collaborate with Factory2Fit

Automation engineering students from Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences present their project work to the Factory2Fit partners in Kauhava The Factory2Fit team had the opportunity to learn about the long-standing cooperative relationship between project partner Prima Power and Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (SeAMK) at the Factory2Fit consortium meeting in Kauhava last month. Meeting host […]

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Hydroline uses humour and creativity to improve attractiveness of industrial work

Finnish manufacturer of hydraulic cylinders overwhelmed by number of applications as a result of a recruitment campaign on Facebook Hydroline is a rapidly growing family-owned hydraulic systems company based in the town of Siilinjärvi in eastern Finland. They are well aware of the need for new solutions to convince people that factories can be appealing […]

Fitbit wearables to be used in ‘All of Us’ Research Programme

Fitbit devices will be the first wearables used in this ambitious longitudinal study that aims to collect the baseline characteristics of at least 1 million Americans.  In this article, which was published on http://www.mobihealthnews.com, author Dave Muoio reports on how the devices will be employed in the US research programme.    Fitbit devices will be the first wearables […]