Ergonomics

The key challenge will be to identify and test the best measures to improve workers’ ergonomics.”

Physical Training

Our challenge will be to investigate physical training needs to improve workers’ health and quality of life.

Nutritional Balance

Our challenge is to offer healthier nutritional options and rising the awareness of diversified diet.

Stress Management

Our challenge is to provide measures to the employees to deal with workers’ physical health and stress.

About Us

OptimaSteel, a research project that seeks to identify and implement good practices in the Steel industry to foster wellbeing and health allowing the employees to have a better quality of life.

Successful ageing at work and how to support and retain older workers is a critical challenge for organizations. Such issues are particularly relevant in the steel industry.
The main goal of our project is therefore to build on state of the art solutions from top-end technology developers and research institutes across EU, to provide well-balanced and holistic systems that are able to meet the steel industry needs and offers benefits and an enhanced quality of life for older adults at the workplace.

Project News

Here you can find news on the latest developments going on during the OptimaSteel Project.

OptimaSteel project has been evolving

OptimaSteel project has been evolving exponentially and has been having a lot of growth.

The pilot fase of OptimaSteel project just started!

With the focus on tackling the four pilars that build the project.

OptimaSteel 2nd Consortium Meeting

The OptimaSteel 2nd consortium meeting took place at PSA-Mangualde on days 30-31 January 2020

Assessing Workers’ needs: Questionnaire Results

Aiming to identify the workers’ needs and areas for improvement at PSA-Mangualde