HANNOVER MESSE 2020,
20 - 24 April
Batch size 1 and mass customisation, these trends represent a real challenge for manufacturing companies and their suppliers because they have to manufacture ever smaller series without increasing the cost per unit. That is where Dutch field lab Flexible Manufacturing comes in. One solution is the further integration of robots and smart sensors in production processes. Manufacturing needs to be as fully automated as possible in order to minimise downtime due to conversion work. This is the only way to ensure that the market s requirements are fulfilled. In order to achieve that goal, researchers, companies and organisations work together in the field lab.
Orders, plans, technical drawings and invoices are just some examples of the documents containing the endless amounts of data collected as part of day-to-day operations ...
Brainport Industries, which is headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, is a high-tech network in the supply industry consisting of around 95 affiliated companies ...