The graphically based system enables shop personnel to print necessary data in charts. This data is collected from the company’s AMNC controls without having to add monitoring equipment. It enables review of data by day, month or year; remote monitoring of machines or jobs; live video of a machine or department; and 3D shop-floor creation that is based on a library of solid-model machines.
Editor PickLook Beyond Machine Utilization When Installing a Machine-Monitoring System
Connecting machines to a network for production monitoring almost guarantees that utilization will go up, but that’s only the first step toward data-driven manufacturing.