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SunPower improves traceability, compliance and efficiency with Shopfloor-Online MES

Solar panel manufacturer, SunPower, redesigned its manufacturing system to combine smart equipment, improved processes, plant automation and Lighthouse MES software. The manufacturing system has delivered on traceability and compliance requirements as well as on efficiencies.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, Quality Operations, Production Operations, production counting, OEE, smart manufacturing, labour tracking, serialised traceability, inventory traceability, production tracking
 

Nissan Sunderland Improves Powertrain QA with Lighthouse MES Software

Realising the need to bring all quality data together, Nissan Powertrain upgraded their standalone SPC software to Shopfloor-Online MES. The cost effective web-based factory information system offered powerful features and satisfaction with the solution quickly spread the word about Shopfloor-Online to other departments of the plant. The MES software was soon used for a new vehicle trial with great success.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, smart manufacturing, SPC analysis
 

MES - MOM, Cornerstone of Your Journey to Smart Manufacturing

Examining how MES systems can support manufacturers in their journey to Smart Manufacturing, this presentation delivered at the GCC Manufacturing Excellence Summit (November 2016, Dubai), considers the key role of MES in supporting business-process enforcement, exceptions management and event-based decisions, through shop floor data capture.

Resource tags: White papers, smart manufacturing, Big Data, IOT