Category Archive: Manufacturing Execution System

May 17 2017

ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING – Business challenges drive aerospace companies to advance 3D printing technology

Additive manufacturing (AM) or 3D printing has moved well beyond prototyping. Today, most aerospace companies use it to improve the functionality of existing components and fabricate non-structural parts for commercial and general aviation aircraft. AM enthusiasts envision the day when this revolutionary process will be used to “print” entire fuselages, wings and critical engine parts …

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Apr 12 2017

CENTER OF EXCELLENCE: Optimizing key step in realizing MES/MOM operational transformation

In a previous post, I wrote about the latest Gartner/MESA survey of manufacturers who have deployed MES across their enterprise. This survey is conducted annually by Gartner, a global technology firm, and the Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association, and it provides important insights into the experience of more than 100 MES-user companies. What the survey revealed …

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Jul 26 2016

The secret to MES success: Learn from experience

Why do some MES initiatives succeed more than others? This is an important question for manufacturers who are thinking of investing in IT systems that (they hope) will improve profitability.

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Apr 22 2016

Q&A: Michelle Mertens, Hitachi Computer Products, Inc.

How Hitachi Computer Products implemented global MES

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Mar 08 2016

Is the Automotive “Factory of the Future” Closer Than We Think?

The future might be closer than you think – here is a glimpse at what one automotive manufacturer has in planned for their next plant opening.

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