Manufacturing Software

Productivity takes off as subcontractor adopts new software

When AIM, an aerospace component manufacturer, changed its business model from large production runs to intricate batch manufacture, it invested in a series of five-axis CNC machining centres and CAD/CAM software from Open Mind Technologies. The Clevedon-based company has been involved in aerospace…

🕘 22/12/2011

Simplified software solution for application development

GE Intelligent Platforms has announced the release of Proficy Machine Edition 6.5, a universal development environment for HMI, motion, and control applications that all share a single workspace and tool set. Coupled with an efficient, user-friendly structure and standardised user interface…

🕘 22/12/2011

Software eliminates lost machine time

Seiki Systems advanced planning and scheduling with real-time machine tool monitoring software, is enabling the Kenard Engineering Group to deliver precision manufacturing support to OEM companies in the defence, aerospace, communications and oil and gas sectors. Kenard Engineering has a…

🕘 22/12/2011

ERP system takes manufacturing beyond the factory

Solarsoft has announced Tropos 4.0, the latest version of its ERP system for medium-sized process oriented manufacturing businesses. Tropos 4.0 features a number of technological and functional improvements, including true thin client technology delivered across the web, allowing organisations to…

🕘 22/12/2011

Software puts operational excellence in reach

Invensys Operations Management, the software solutions specialist, has announced its new embedded ArchestrA Workflow software which captures and enforces operational processes across business and production systems to automate the response to process exceptions. It synchronises human and system…

🕘 22/12/2011

Software gets work done on schedule

Since implementing Seiki Systems real-time graphical ­scheduling software, the Creative Group has cut lead times and improved its on-time ­delivery to customers, as well as effectively increasing its production capacity without ­purchasing additional ­manufacturing equipment ……

🕘 22/12/2011

Test system orders received from Airbus

Moog Industrial Group, a provider of leading-edge testing systems to the aerospace and automotive markets and high-performance flight simulation, has received an order from Airbus in Hamburg Germany to supply 11 Moog test systems to provide a test capacity of 136 control channels. This order is in…

🕘 22/12/2011

Sounding the alarm safely

New alarm management and key performance indicator (KPI) reporting software for process plants and utilities companies has been launched, which provides clear, relevant and prioritised information to plant ­operators, supervisors and managers, enabling them to make better informed decisions…

🕘 22/12/2011