Research projects

Fit4U: Framework of Integrated Technologies for User Centred Products

CEE Project N. 229336 - D.G. Research

Objectives: Integrated system between the sales point and the production process to produce customized goods

Role: Partner

For a shoe suitable your foot

FIT4U is a European project involving Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland and Belgium and which Base Protection has participated as a partner.

The project duration of 36 months was started in July 2009.

There is a budget of EUR 5,709,500.00 to implement an integrated system of technologies for the creation of customized products under the coordination of the Institute of Industrial Technologies and Automation of Milan.

FIT4U has made possible the realization of custom-made footwear combining the morphology of the foot and the specific requirements of safety in relation to the function of use.

The project has produced a database of components of footwear and functional and safety requirements, identifying standards of higher technical performance.