Learn why manufacturing industry experts say delaying the decision to replace aging technology systems puts your company at risk. Changing technological landscape and dramatic shifts in the workforce demand businesses to adopt modern systems. In order to stay competitive and attract the best talent, companies need to consider the next era of manufacturing innovation.
Octans Aircraft Goes Digital and Sees 40% Reduced Cycle Time in Product Development The need to have more security, reliability and availability of its products has led Octans Aircraft, a Brazilian manufacturer of small aircraft, to adopt solutions from Siemens Digital Industries Software throughout its product development process. The company plans to achieve positive results by reducing the time and cost of its processes through the implentation of key technology from Siemens. Full Article
Metal Recycling: Shredding of Large Parts Reduces Cost of Remelting The goal for a manufacturer is to find the fastest possible way to recycle the metal used in the production process, thus avoiding the high costs involved in temporary storage. However, before the cast elements, swarf and metal shavings can be remelted, they must be reduced in size to ensure optimum melting. The recycling experts at ERDWICH have two options to accomplish this task. Full Article
Tomenson Machine Works in Chicago turned to collaborative automation in its pin-stamping application to improve quality, profitability, and worker satisfaction. Watch how OnRobot's RG6 gripper handles dozens of different part sizes with fast and easy change-overs.