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Robopac moves toward 50% production capacity increase with Siemens Opcenter

To keep up with demand for customized products without compromising manufacturing cycle time or quality, Robopac is making its production process more flexible and capable. The company recently initiated the “Robopac Smart Factory” project, which includes (1) a reorganization of the production system and industrial layout and (2) digitalization of core processes and operations….

Digital Transformation Accelerates Ventilator Production in South Africa

With the COVID-19 pandemic taking a huge toll on lives worldwide, a multidisciplinary, multiorganizational South African team was able to design, develop, and produce 18,000 ventilators within the span of 3 months. …

Scanfil realizes 10% – 40% improvement in manufacturing KPIs with Siemens Opcenter

“Ultimately, we embarked on our Smart Operations journey to be the best partner for our customers as possible,” said Kesten. “We wanted to improve productivity, quality control, and planning efficiency to meet their changing needs. As we saw a shift to lower volume and higher mix of products, we needed to have greater setup efficiency for NPI velocity. We also needed to assure regulatory compliance with automated traceability.”…

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Terumo Charts their Course to the Factories of the Future

“We set out to build our digital factories of the future,” said Kalyan Balsubramanian, Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Terumo Americas. “This initiative was not about technology. It was about transforming the way we did business.”…

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The Key to Getting the Most out of Manufacturing – Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) in Consumer Goods Manufacturing

Digital Transformation (DX) strategies are critical for consumer goods manufacturers operating in a competitive market defined by changing demand and an expectation of high quality, personalized products at a low cost….

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Effectively manage quality control processes

A perfectly planned product requires well managed production and supply processes to achieve the desired quality. This is an important statement to consider, especially today, where domains are removing their boundaries and the interaction between them is stronger than ever….

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Opcenter Scheduling Standard: Get started for free today!

See how Opcenter Scheduling can immediately help you in your daily manufacturing planning set-up! Find out how APS can be transformational for your manufacturing company with zero financial risk…

A Roadmap for Emerging Manufacturers

In this webinar Siemens experts will discuss how Opcenter EX MDD software can address and solve necessities of small- to medium-sized businesses (SMB) in MD&D, which are the emerging leaders in this market, looking to create the same infrastructure as their large competitors to deliver their innovative products, rapidly, to establish a market position cost-efficiently and at high quality….

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AVAILABLE NOW! Opcenter Execution Discrete 4.1

A new version of our MES for Discrete Industries is available: Opcenter Execution Discrete 4.1.
Opcenter Execution Discrete is designed to satisfy the most common needs of industries in which specific macro areas are dedicated to executing sequential discrete manufacturing functions in order to produce the desired product.