MIRDC signed an agreement with NCKU and TUV NORD Taiwan on off-shore wind-energy project certification to actively explore collaboration in the areas of regulations and technologies for off-shore wind farm project certification in line with incentive measures promulgated by MOEC Bureau of Energy.
MIRDC signed a letter of intent for collaboration with National Taipei University of Technology to establish long-term partnership between research institute and applied science university, to foster synergy between theory and practice, and to promote education-research exchanges and sharing of lab resources. Potential industrial R&D topics that can be explored in great lengths through this platform include those related to automobiles, renewable energies, mechatronics and industrial design.
MIRDC signed a letter of intent for collaboration with USA's Innovative Technology International Inc. to introduce its leading Ni-Ti alloy technologies to support development of domestic industries in medical alloys and high-end medical devices by shortening R&D timeline.
On Sep,4, MIRDC Chairman Huang Chi-chuan led an R&D team to visit Chung Hsing Electric and Machinery, a leader in heavy electric equipment and electricity engineering in Linko, Taoyuan County to strengthen their partnership with the signing of an MOU, which aims for joint R&D efforts in areas of technology cooperation like metal materials and products, development of molds and micro precision parts, automated equipment and management, photoelectric and energy equipment, and development, testing and validation of medical devices.
actively supporting domestic metal industries for upgrade, transformation and value-adding, thereby strengthening global competitiveness of these industries.
ROC vice-president Wu Den-yih visited MIRDC on Sep. 7 and was welcomed by MIRDC Chairman Huang Chi-chuan and the management team. Wu expressed his admiration for the great performance and strong revenue growth over the past 4 years under Huang's leadership and recognized the Center's role over the past 5 decades in
On Aug,16, MIRD cooperates with Wufeng University and metal cabinet companies in Minhsiung Industrial Park of Chiayi County to facilitate the strategic transformation of this industry by promoting industry-wise clustering of the metal cabinet sector towards modularized production, product upgrade and cross-sector applications.
On July,27, MIRDC partnered with Kaohsiung Linhai Industrial Park Service Center to promote energy saving services for metal industries.
On June,21, MIRDC won one gold and two silver medals in the latest INPEX in Pitsburg, one of the three major invention exhibitions in the world, for its Powered Transfer Assist Device, Innovative Welding Method for Medical Guidewires and Coplanar 3-Axis Positioner.
On May,25, MIRDC has created a Mold Value Creation Platform (MVCP) that connects 8 agencies from the industry, the education and the R&D sectors to enable cross-platform exchanges and mutual search functions, with the aim of supporting the mold industry with abundant databases, professional software and engineering service teams. Services at this platform are initially available for member companies of the Mold Industry Association but can be expanded to include over 10,000 companies in the future through multiple platforms.