Logistics optimization enhancing plant efficiency: Analyzing logistic routes with heat maps for optimal efficiency and strategic improvements

The lecture highlighted the importance of logistics optimization in manufacturing, stressing its role in ensuring efficient material flow and cost reduction. Jéssica Cette Gomes, an Analyst at Volvo Group Trucks Operations, introduced a pioneering approach: analyzing logistic routes with heat maps for enhanced efficiency and strategic improvements. Her method aims to optimize routes, providing valuable insights for future logistical enhancements.

Simulating a log handler with Plant Simulation

At the 2024 Plant Simulation User Conference in Munich, Alexander Dilg of SimPlan AG will present a detailed exploration an 8-axis log handler simulation in a sawmill using the Tecnomatix Plant Simulation MultiPortalCrane library covering various aspects, including the sawmill industry’s challenges, project specifics, simulation model implementation and findings.

Empowering sustainability: Decarbonization strategies in construction process management with the integration and benefits of Plant Simulation

Decarbonization strategies in construction management for sustainable manufacturing. With industrial CO2 emissions posing a challenge, urgent action is needed. Traditional production methods contribute to high carbon footprints, demanding a shift towards sustainability. Isabella Deininger’s research showcases the role of digital models in streamlining efforts. Integrating Building-, Production-, and Energy Models optimizes processes, reduces emissions, and minimizes energy consumption. This case study exemplifies the benefits of leveraging technology for sustainability. The article empowers stakeholders to embrace decarbonization for positive change. As industries aim to reduce their environmental footprint, Deininger’s research offers a roadmap for a sustainable future.

Estun Automation Co

Estun Automation reduces onsite virtual commissioning time by 30%

Leading manufacturer of motion control and industrial robotics, Estun Automation, uses Siemens Process Simulate software to reduce onsite virtual commissioning time by 30% and comprehensive commissioning costs by 20%. Explore how Siemens simulation and virtual commissioning technology helped Estun accelerate design, validate and deploy production lines at a lower cost.

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Using Plant Simulation software to unlock efficiencies with virtual commissioning of driverless transport systems

Unlocking Efficiency Potentials with Virtual Commissioning of Driverless Transport Systems using Plant Simulation – Discovering Requirements, Benefits and Limitations. With the possibility of using MQTT and JSON, Plant Simulation offers the requirements for testing the master control “FleetExecuter” prior to the actual implementation on site. Lecture at the 2023 Plant Simulation User Conference, Munich, Infinity hotel

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Advanced virtual reality with Plant Simulation software

In this lecture, we explore the integration of Plant Simulation software with Virtual Reality (VR) technology, specifically HTC Vive, and discover the transformative impact it has on manufacturing efficiency. By merging the power of Plant Simulation software’s digital modeling with the immersive capabilities of VR, we unlock a new dimension in optimizing and streamlining manufacturing processes.

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Unleashing the benefits: Convincing experts to embrace standardization in production systems

Defining a software as a standard tool doesn’t ensure its adequate usage. This blog shares how Bosch Powertrain Solutions tackled this topic by working on standards development, data consistency and training. It highlights the development of a standard library focusing on the involvement of new users and existing experts.

Wipro PARI reduces commissioning time by 70%

Leading automation developer uses Tecnomatix Process Simulate from Siemens to validate engine assembly line in three months Wipro PARI is…

50 % decrease in drop inventory. Simulation helps with analysis, optimization, and with execution.

50 % decrease in drop inventory. Simulation helps with analysis, optimization and execution. Surprising results from feeding simulation data into a customer specific manufacturing system.