Rosenberger Certified by New Standard IATF 16949:2016

Rosenberger has been recently certified according to the new automotive standard IATF 16949:2016 by DQS – Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Zertifizierung von Managementsystemen mbH. In comparison to the existing ISO/TS 16949:2009 the new standard describes a quality management system with significantly more complex standards. Other Rosenberger sites in Laufen/Germany, Hungary and China manufacturing also automotive products Read more about Rosenberger Certified by New Standard IATF 16949:2016[…]

Using mobility to make the supply chain event driven and efficient

In the last posts we have discussed various aspects of Industry 4.0, we also understood how IT infrastructure, MES and other related technologies impact the future of manufacturing. One of the most important changes among the sea changes we are going to experience is the proliferation of smart mobile devices across the value chain and Read more about Using mobility to make the supply chain event driven and efficient[…]

Critical Manufacturing to Showcase Modern MES for IoT and Smart Manufacturing at Pacific Design & Manufacturing 2018

Critical Manufacturing will showcase its modern Manufacturing Execution System (MES) designed as the foundation for companies to become Industry 4.0-ready at the Pacific Design and Manufacturing Show. Focused on advanced design and manufacturing supply chain innovation, the 2018 show will be held February 6-8 in Anaheim, California. Today’s manufacturers face increasing price and margin pressure Read more about Critical Manufacturing to Showcase Modern MES for IoT and Smart Manufacturing at Pacific Design & Manufacturing 2018[…]

3D metal printing meets Industry 4.0

3D printing and Industry 4.0 are the buzzwords currently defining the economy. Although additive manufacturing for plastics has already produced the first affordable printers for the home, when it comes to metal, the technology is and remains in the hands of innovative industrial companies. toolcraft has been manufacturing 3D-printed precision components in metal since 2011 Read more about 3D metal printing meets Industry 4.0[…]

camLine GmbH launches XperiDesk 5.4

camLine GmbH, developer of software solutions for manufacturing excellence, is launching XperiDesk (XD) 5.4. By streamlining existing and adding diverse functions, the new release strengthens XD’s leading position in the market of Process Development Execution Systems (PDES). The highlights of XD 5.4 enhancements immediately respond to current demands in the field: The users can use Read more about camLine GmbH launches XperiDesk 5.4[…]

At ‘SPS IPC Drives’ in Nuremberg, Germany, SMS digital presents CADUNITY, a marketplace for the exchange of ECAD data

At the SPS IPC Drives trade show, taking place in Nuremberg, Germany, from 28 to 30 November 2017, SMS digital GmbH, SMS group GmbH, Blumenbecker Automatisierungstechnik GmbH and case-team GmbH are going to present CADUNITY, a market­place for the digitalization of ECAD (electronic computer aided design) value chains. Visitors can experience CADUNITY live in hall 6, booth Read more about At ‘SPS IPC Drives’ in Nuremberg, Germany, SMS digital presents CADUNITY, a marketplace for the exchange of ECAD data[…]

camLine releases LineWorks Recipe Management 6.1

camLine, a software company specialized in developing solutions for manufacturing excellence, announced the new Release 6.1 of its LineWorks RM recipe management system. It is a connected, IT-based infrastructure solution for the production with the intention to provide the overall and clear evidence of entire manufacturing processes for their unambiguous identification. For comparison, the IDs Read more about camLine releases LineWorks Recipe Management 6.1[…]

More Precision for Additive Manufacturing

Laser beam deflection and positioning expert SCANLAB GmbH is rounding out its tried-and-proven intelliSCAN product family. The soon available intelliSCANse 20 and 30 scan heads are systems with 20 and 30-mm apertures for a larger working field. Their integrated digital encoder technology ensures highest dynamics along with high resolution and best long-term stability. Precisely these Read more about More Precision for Additive Manufacturing[…]

A new strain of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) is needed to support Industry 4.0

As we prepare for the launch of our next white paper, ‘The New MES: Backbone of Industry 4.0’, we would like to take a look back at the last one ‘Manufacturing Software for Industry 4.0’, which covered the 4 basics of Industry 4.0: INDUSTRY 4.0 EXPLAINED Developed in Germany, I4.0, or the 4th Industrial Revolution, Read more about A new strain of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) is needed to support Industry 4.0[…]