Solve problems through collaboration and innovation

This exciting partnership between Alliant Energy and Iowa State University’s Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) can help your business evaluate problems and find opportunities using innovative technology.
Lab tours

Experience new Industry 4.0 technology like cobots, 3-D scanning, and autonomous vehicles.

Free
Testing and training

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放Use our facility to test new technology and train your staff on how to use it.

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Education

Use our facility to test new technology and train your staff on how to use it.

Free

Customization

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放CIRAS can help program cobots or other technology and train staff to meet your needs. Alliant Energy customers receive 50% off.

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Assessment

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放Schedule an on-site assessment to evaluate opportunities.

Free
Implementation

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放Our partnership experts can help you find the right vendor to maximize your implementation.

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Experiment with new ideas

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放Alliant Energy business customers have priority access to the lab and innovation space to solve problems and improve efficiencies. Some examples of business problems we have helped address include:

  • Worked with a large manufacturer to setup an internship to alleviate issues around recreating forecasting databases that were lost due to malware attack.
  • Led a capstone project with industrial engineering to look at staffing levels.
  • Worked with a partner organization to utilize CyBizLab to do market research to better understand demand for a new product.
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Gain experience and make connections

女人自熨出白浆频在线播放The lab will utilize departments across Iowa State University and bring student and faculty from a variety of backgrounds to help solve problems and stimulate innovative ideas. Students will have the opportunity to work closely with companies through:

  • Capstone projects
  • Experimental learning opportunities
  • Case studies
  • Internships
  • Research including whitepapers
  • Innovative problem solving
  • Corporate engagement events
  • Cross discipline collaborations

Get started

Contact your key account manager or the Business Resource Center at 1-866-255-4268 or businesscenter@nikaule.com.