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Manufacturing 4.0 Discovery Day
Can Manufacturing 4.0 Improve Your Operational Performance? In the modern day, IT is vital in many parts of the business. However, in manufacturing there seems to be a gap between…
What is Traceability in Production & Why is it Important?
Traceability is fast becoming an important part of the manufacturing process for companies in diverse industries. While some believe it only applies to products that might be subject…
Detailed Planning – Hard to Impossible Without a Production Control Center
The term detailed planning makes it clear that production planning is refined in its entirety, i.e., the individual subareas are significantly more differentiated than the first rough-cut planning and are…
Production Management: The tools Lean Management and Shop Floor Management (SFM)
Lean Production and Lean Management in the Company Lean Production and Lean Management originate from Japan. The Toyota production system conquered the world in the 80s. The aim is to…
Intelligent Manufacturing – One step closer to the Smart Factory
How to implement real-time workflows on your shop floor Modern shop floor management ensures sustainable improvements for the “near-zero defect factory.” The entire production process must be made transparent with…
Open Integration Platform (IIoT) versus Manufacturing Execution System (MES): a comparison
In today’s digitally networked world, the data hub instead of data silos Manufacturing companies generally pursue the goal with machine and production data acquisition (MDE/PDA) to make acquired data available…