Hot steel planning with a cool head
When it comes to cold drawn steel, Steeltec provides product and performance expertise to SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH AG. The continuous improvement process (CIP), supported by seamless production monitoring from PROXIA MDE/BDE with diligent MES controlling, reports, and key indicators, has led to a reduction of up to 50% in set-up times, and a 15% increase in production output. In addition, Steeltec is around 70% on the way to achieving the goal of paperless production through the use of Proxia MES.
Highlights and benefits at a glance:
- Precise MDE/BDE acquisition and production monitoring at two locations
- Reliable data basis for informative production key indicators
- Set-up times reduced by up to 50%
- Increased productivity by up to 15%
- Long-term support for Group digitisation initiatives