The fully integrated production cell
The term Industry 4.0 designates interactive networking in production by using modern Internet technologies. The aim is to establish communication between manufacturing equipment, products and their components to achieve efficient and customized production.
With its modular “Wittmann 4.0” library, the WITTMANN Group offers numerous 4.0 technologies. The focus lies on intelligent functions for self-optimization of the individual appliances, a uniform platform for data transmission between the injection molding machine and the auxiliaries from WITTMANN, various modules for service and maintenance and easy integration into an MES.
Advantages of the Smart WorkCell
- Link between a company’s network and a work cell
- Automatic identification of injection molding machine and auxiliary equipment
- Automatic configuration of appliances via mold data sheet – "Plug & Produce"
- Important contribution to data security across the entire system
- Unrestricted access for the WiBa QuickLook app
- Integrated OPC UA server for data transmission to the company network
- Exchange of information with condition monitoring systems (CMS), TEMI+ (MES), remote control or the Windows® -based Web-Service 24/7 from WITTMANN BATTENFELD
- Opens the door to the world of Industry 4.0