The eyes and ears of discrete manufacturing: digitalized production
In discrete manufacturing every equipment, asset, and machine can produce a huge amount of data. The ability to acquire the full data set of each production step and the capability to provide this high-volume process data for analytics drives digital operational excellence initiatives.
A capable solution requires a historian of the highest performance and throughput. enterprise:inmation supplies full data integration by using OPC UA across all equipment components and creates next generation manufacturing lines.
In the spotlight: how we help customers in the Discrete Manufacturing industry
Explore how enterprise:inmation drives the operational excellence of leading Discrete Manufacturing companies:
Recognizing the huge potential digital transformation could bring their industry, SIG decided to work with enterprise:inmation for full data integration and to create next generation food packaging lines. SIG also fully standardized, using OPC UA for every equipment component in their manufacturing lines. This results in holistic packaging that supplies real-time data historization and comprehensive analytics via dashboard technology.
"inmation is the only one fulfilling all requirements."
SIG provides systems and solutions for aseptic carton packaging. In a single year, they produce more than 35 billion carton packs. To successfully and consistently meet the ever-changing needs of their customers in over 60 countries, they rely on unique, tailored technology and a capacity to implement outstanding innovation. Customers benefit from SIG’s end-to-end solutions for differentiated products, smarter factories, and connected packs.
An overhaul with inmation
- A whole new in-house solution developed around enterprise:inmation.
- A holistic packing line in real time. Data historization now includes hundreds of thousands of items daily, plus analytics and reporting use cases.
- Excellent overview and control with backend and frontend dashboard technology.
- Enabling full compliance with international standards such as ISO 22400 KPI.
SIG: a partner and driving force in digital change
Since 2016, SIG Combibloc has been a founding member of our Product Advisory Board. A partnership in every sense of the word. inmation and SIG collaborate closely to support SIG Combibloc's evolving requirements.
Recognizing the huge potential that digital transformation could bring to their cosmetics company and product lines, Babor turned to inmation to form the basis for the digitalization of all its production operations. enterprise:inmation enabled constant, real-time visualization and monitoring of production processes by linking them digitally. The next steps include the determination of key figures to improve overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), as well as an expansion of the digital interconnectivity of IT systems, especially for production planning.
About BaborBabor is a German mid-sized manufacturer of cosmetic products. A modern brand for all those who expect more from their skin care products, the company was founded in 1956 by the chemist Dr. Michael Babor when he developed HY-OIL, a cleansing oil that serves as the foundation for many their award-winning skin care products. Today, scientific research remains a part of Babor’s DNA as the company has grown into a global brand, represented by distributors in more than 70 countries.
Real-time overview and control with inmation
- Provide the basis for manufacturing-wide digitalization
- Real-time visualization and tracking of production processes
- Expansion of digital connectivity
- Improving OEE
One software, many possibilities
Our solution can be flexibly adapted to the individual needs of your business – and it's also modularly scalable after implementation. That's why customers from many different industries choose us:
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