Framework of Integrated Technologies
for User Centred Products
POR Regione Puglia N. UT9TVP4
Objectives: Design, development, and production of a professional, light and comfortable shoe.
Role: Project Leader
FOR THE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A LIGHT AND COMFORTABLE
In the POR Puglia Region N. UT9TVP4 Base Protection has held the role of project leader with partners such as CETMA, CIMAS and SYNESIS.
The POR launched in November 2009 had a duration of 18 months and a budget of € 708.600 for the design, development, and manufacture of a light and comfortable professional shoe.
The project took shape by passing through various study phases. The subject of preliminary attention was the posture and the way of walking. In a second phase, innovative components were studied and then created for the new shoe. Finally, a study of innovative materials and process technologies was carried out to be put into practice with the use of nanotechnologies.