Shingle Roof Damage Detection
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Our client desires a technology that can detect seen and unseen anomalies, such as hail damage, on asphalt shingle roofs. The technology must have the capacity to be made portable to the extent that a person could easily carry it up a ladder to a house roof. A written proposal and experimental proof-of-concept data is required and, if requested by the client, delivery of a working prototype.
$75,000 is available for this reduction-to-practice challenge.
If you are interested in participating in the challenge, please reply back via zintro and i will send you the required information.+6 Other Responses
Roof Support Products
I am an analyst with a uk-based professional services firm, with offices in london, detroit, new york, romania, and india. We provide decision support services to clients across a myriad of sectors.
Currently, we are conducting a study on roof support products market (which include wire mesh and bolts) for the australian mining companies. As you hold considerable experience in this domain, we would like to ascertain the following questions:
q1) what is the size of australian bolts and wire mesh market? How has the market been growing and what is the expected growth in the future?
A) which bolt is primarily being used in the coal mines?
Q2) who are the major players operating in the australian market? What is their market share?
Q3) generally, what is the sourcing methodology followed by mining companies in australia for procuring wire mesh and bolts?
A) do they procure from local manufacturers or they also import from foreign manufacturers (for example, manufacturers in low-cost countries such as china and india)?
Q4) how the transportation costs impact the overall procurement cost, in case of procurement from foreign manufacturers?
Q5) what are the new trends and innovations coming up in the bolts and wire mesh market?
Q6) what is the cost break-up of bolts and wire mesh (in terms of raw material, labour, utilities, etc)?
Q7) what are the best inventory management, procurement, transportation practices being followed by the australian mining companies?
Please let us know in case you are comfortable in providing your opinion on the above questions. Also, let us know your availability and consultation charges.
Look forward to your reply.
Thanks and regards,
anshul+2 Other Responses
Sun Roof System
we are working now on a project about automotive parts with a focus on sun roofs.
We are looking for experts (preferably engineering experts experienced with vehicle oems. Second priority is for purchasing experts.
The discussion will last around 1 hour and the topics will be:
1. What are vehicle oemâs purchasing criteria and process of sun roof systems? (now and future)
2. What are some strategies that sun roof systems suppliers are taking to compete and survive in this market?
3. General historical and future trends in the automotive sun roof market
4. Purchasing criteria of oems in selecting sun roofs
5. Factors influencing demand in the industry
5.General overview of the competitive landscape
please let me know about your interest and look forward to hearing from you.
maria+6 Other Responses