NCSH wrote:As for being enthusiastic, you can hardly fault this small group of Finnish academics.
They drew their costing elements from German manufacturers and other leaders in these innovative processes.
Maybe with a bit of optimism...
That's what I said! It takes enthusiastic people to clear the trails! But transforming tracks into roads, there you have to hit the hard, and generally that reserves a certain number of unpleasant surprises.
From experience, the non-binding costings of manufacturers at the "feasibility study" stage generally turn out to be completely underestimated when we start talking seriously about a possible realization, even a pilot unit.
Happy Christmas too.