Sequencing automotive parts consistof real-time communication with the customer and suppliers, building products in a set order, and shipping quality products on time. Because of the nature of JIT manufacturing, it is critical for manufacturers to have real-time reports of their sequencing processes.
As the need for visibility is so important, we thought we’d share some reports our clients are using today to keep the flow of real-time information visible and ensure their production goals are met.
When preparing for integration between your production machinery and a manufacturing execution system, it can be difficult to ensure the process goes smoothly. The outcome of this process can make or break your production schedule.
High levels of inventory are roadblocks for lean manufacturers for a number of reasons, but mainly because it’s just plain expensive. Before the increased demand for variety and shorter lead times, managing inventory was a lot easier. But now manufacturers must be...
See how IntelliWORKS helped a global supplier overcome their sequencing challenges to reduce production costs, free up floor space and increase production volumes.
Testing products for conformance to specification is an essential aspect of production that our client didn’t have.
Case study exhibiting how Pyramid Solutions implemented an MES to help the supplier improve traceability for a safety-critical product.
Some of the best automation experts call Pyramid Solutions home. We know that Pyramid Solutions would not be thriving today without our most important assets - our people. To help take us to the next level, I...
The Rockwell Automation – Automation Fair 2017 is upon us and our team is pumped. The Automation Fair is all about enabling a connected enterprise which is something we know a thing or two about – that’s why Pyramid Solutions will be an exhibitor – to showcase our newest and most advanced solutions.
If you were not able to make it to last year’s Rockwell Automation Fair, don’t fret. Rockwell is bringing the show to you Novi, Michigan. Located in our backyard at the Novi Suburban Showplace Collection, we are excited to participate in an event that brings together individuals across the entire automation spectrum to network and brainstorm.
Your customers anticipate quality and timely shipments for the lowest cost possible. Barcode technology ensures that the right parts are in the right place at the right time. Accurate inventory gives manufacturers peace of mind that they are producing quality parts....