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Long-term energy cost savings
Energy prices continue to rise and peak loads can quickly become a very expensive headache. For a company, exceeding contractually agreed base loads by just a single megawatt can drive up electricity costs by a six-figure number.
Energy prices continue to rise and peak loads can quickly become a very expensive headache. For a company, exceeding contractually agreed base loads by just a single megawatt can drive up electricity costs by a six-figure number.
For ZF Friedrichshafen the investment in an intelligent, autonomous peak load management paid for itself within 18 months and brings them one-step closer to their sustainabiliy goals.
30% productivity enhancement
By simplified and synchronized information flows a manufacturing company was able to generate transparency and access to all data in real time leading to a productivity increase of 30%.
By simplified and synchronized information flows a manufacturing company was able to generate transparency and access to all data in real time leading to a productivity increase of 30%.
The smart factory solution for GS Metaal significantly reduced throughput times and improved productivity through transparency.
Real-time transparency on the shopfloor
Combining data from different IT systems and machinery delivers crucial information for optimising production. For more than 30 years, the Austrian company Schinko has been an established manufacturer of machine housings. The company sees digital transformation as an essential part of its strategy, which is why it is focusing on digitalising the core activity of its business: production.
Combining data from different IT systems and machinery delivers crucial information for optimising production. For more than 30 years, the Austrian company Schinko has been an established manufacturer of machine housings. The company sees digital transformation as an essential part of its strategy, which is why it is focusing on digitalising the core activity of its business: production.
For Schinko, monitoring the production status in real time, provided the team with instant transparency of target and actual order processing times. This has made it possible to improve planning continuously and create more accurate key performance indicators.
Technology | SPINX OPEN
Our key to digital value creation
SPHINX OPEN is the foundation for IoT applications. It integrates the product life cycle with the factory life cycle and enables data-driven solutions that drive your business forward.
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