Reducing lead times in assembly lines of manufacturing sites is critical in today’s industries. This is why all manufacturers try to implement automation solutions to have leaner assembly lines.
The challenge at BMW Brilliance
BMW Brilliance, a subsidiary of BMW in China, wanted to monitor the status of the lifting hangers carrying vehicles through the assembly line. These hangers are driven by electric motors that can of course fail. When that happens, loses in the factory are tremendous due to a single hanger stopping the whole assembly line.
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