GPS for tool tracking
On-board GPS system that tracks and updates hourly locations of company owned tools and fixtures
Vibration sensors for productivity analysis
On-board vibration sensor to detect number of parts produced and downtime characterization on company owned tools using Infinite Uptime pattern recognition technology
Cellular data transfer
On-board direct satellite communication system for world-wide application eliminates the need for Wifi or Bluetooth
Temperature sensor for quality monitoring
On-board temperature sensor to monitor the quality of the process remotely while the tool is in production at the supplier’s facility
A global plastics manufacturer with a large portion of their manufacturing outsourced to suppliers in India and China.
With a huge supply chain and thousands of molds under ownership, a better way to track their capital investments and prevent unauthorized use was essential.
A plug-and-play system which characterizes productivity (authorized use), location, monitoring and predictive maintenance on any machine at any supplier using proprietary pattern recognition and unsupervised learning algorithms.