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Equipment Rental Service
There is a free rental service for students, teachers, and employees of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol. The goal of the rental service is to enable access to tools needed for programs of study and to enable use of high tech equipment. Students receive practical experience dealing with the newest technological developments and devices, and help is also provided for practical use of this technology.
USE OF HIGH-TECH EQUIPMENT
You will be connected with the responsible contact persons or websites via the links.
OVERVIEW OF SCIENCE LABS
The laboratory for business administration engineering contains a lot of equipment such as collaborative robotics, and the smart factory (a production line in mini format) is also found there. This laboratory is specialized in researching smart technologies, automation, and electrical technology.
This laboratory is mainly used for company training sessions and teaching activities. Various digitization tools such as AR/VR glasses and eKANBAN are examined for practical suitability, and research is done for process analyses and new work methods.
This laboratory was solely set up for developing functional prototypes or customized individual items. There are various 3-D printers, laser cutters, and 3-D scanners available here. Any student can make advance arrangements to work on something and use the newest technology.
This laboratory consists of an IT test system that is suitable for large data analyses. Various augmented reality and virtual reality solutions are also researched.
eLearning media lab
The media lab for e-learning bundles all expertise to implement digital knowledge transfer and thus has high-end video, audio, and lighting equipment as well as wireless microphones, mobile screens, digital flip charts, green screens, etc.
PEOPLE AUTHORIZED TO BORROW EQUIPMENT
People who are authorized to borrow and use equipment are students, teachers, and employees of the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol. Since some equipment may require special training and possibly also supervision, we ask you to contact the responsible laboratory management. Please use the links to request an individual appointment.
The majority of equipment rentals are processed centrally via the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol Library. Other contacts are stored by email so that usage inquiries can be individually agreed upon.