Manufacturing Data for the Implementation of Data-Driven Remanufacturing for the Rechargeable Energy Storage System in Electric Vehicles

  • Okechukwu OkorieEmail author
  • K. Salonitis
  • F. Charnley
  • M. Moreno
  • C. Turner
  • A. Tiwari
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 130)


Manufacturing industries are experiencing a data-driven paradigm shift that is changing how technical operations are run and changing present business models. Leveraging on manufacturing data from industries and digital intelligence platforms have become important in creating new forms of value. While extending the life of a product through the circular economy 3 R’s of reuse, re-manufacturing and recycling remains a technical and resource challenge for practitioners, optimizing the increasing forms and volumes of data presents a complementary and necessary challenge to the circular economy. This research aims to explore how the manufacturing data can inform remanufacturing parameters for implementing remanufacturing on the Rechargeable Energy Storage System.


Remanufacture Rechargeable energy storage system Circular approach Decision-making Internet of Things 



This study has been supported by Connected Everything: Industrial Systems in the Digital Age, a UK EPRSC research partner. The work presented in this paper was carried out with the involvement of Riversimple, PSS and HSSMI and two other firms involved in remanufacturing who wishes to remain anonymous. Their support is most gratefully acknowledged.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Okechukwu Okorie
    • 1
    Email author
  • K. Salonitis
    • 1
  • F. Charnley
    • 2
  • M. Moreno
    • 2
  • C. Turner
    • 3
  • A. Tiwari
    • 4
  1. 1.School of Aerospace, Transport and ManufacturingCranfield UniversityBedfordshireUK
  2. 2.Centre for Competitive Design, School of Water, Energy and EnvironmentCranfield UniversityBedfordshireUK
  3. 3.Surrey Business SchoolUniversity of SurreySurreyUK
  4. 4.Department of Automatic Control and Systems EngineeringUniversity of SheffieldSheffieldUK

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