Technical, Economic and Societal Effects of Manufacturing 4.0 -Automation, Adaptation in Finland and Beyond

Collan, M. and Michelsen, K-E. (Eds.) , Palgrave McMillan, London, UK

Presentation of the book, Professor Mikael Collan, LUT University

Industry 4.0 in Retrospect and in Context Karl-Erik Michelsen Pages 1-14

Technical Perspectives


Additive Manufacturing—Past, Present, and the Future Markus Korpela, Niko Riikonen, Heidi Piili, Antti Salminen, Olli Nyrhilä Pages 17-41 



Additive Manufacturing from the Point of View of Materials Research Ville Laitinen, Mahdi Merabtene, Erica Stevens, Markus Chmielus, Jan Van Humbeeck, Kari Ullakko Pages 43-83 


Robotics in Manufacturing—The Past and the Present Ming Li, Andrija Milojević, Heikki Handroos Pages 85-95
Maintenance-Management in Light of Manufacturing 4.0 Michele Urbani, Dario Petri, Matteo Brunelli, Mikael Collan Pages 97-111 



Manufacturing 4.0 Business Models and the Economic Feasibility of Additive Manufacturing

Industry 4.0. Transformation Challenge in Light of Dynamic Capabilities Kalevi Kyläheiko, Päivi Maijanen Pages 169-189 Mikael Collan Pages 149-167



Societal Change Brought About by Manufacturing 4.0




Coping with Technological Changes: Regional and National Preparedness in Face of Technical Change Jari Kaivo-oja, Mikkel Stein Knudsen, Theresa Lauraeus Pages 233-258
Closing Words: Quo Vadis Manufacturing 4.0 Mikael Collan, Karl-Erik Michelsen