Connected Manufacturing is a factory automation system where manual and automated manufacturing processes are connected together. This, therefore, allows the automation of entire manufacturing processes and production planning.

Key features of Connected Manufacturing:

  • Manual and Automated processes are connected to business planning systems.
  • Immediate feedback on the current production status.
  • Improved maintenance and machine usage.
  • Automated control of manufacturing process and flow.

Key Results: 

  • 30% boost in productivity as a result of increased machine uptime and usage.
  • Reduced time for marketing new products.
  • Competitive advantage as a result of meeting customer demand with ‘make to order’ products.
  • Increased production quality and reporting as a result of automated data acquisition.