Medical Device Manufacturing

Automation and Software Solutions for Medical Device Manufacturing

Main Image

Competitive market demands require higher yields, superior quality, and greater throughput. This can lead to increasingly complicated assembly systems, higher compliance costs, and strain on overloaded systems. We offer integrated automation and information solution to address your medical manufacturing needs.

Improve Quality, Compliance, and Time-to-Market

Flexible and Scalable to Adapt to Market Challenges

Medical device manufacturing companies are driven by immense pressures to help ensure safety, accuracy, and regulatory compliance throughout the production process. These manufacturers increasingly turning to automation to improve their competitive position.

We provide a fully integrated automation and information solution for medical device manufacturers. We help them reduce the amount of manual labor, which leads to increased throughput, improved quality, and lower costs. Key benefits include:

  • Improved efficiency with integrated systems
  • Increased visibility which allows for full traceability
  • Reduced cost of compliance
  • Reduced cycle times

More flexible and agile medical manufacturing systems are needed to meet standards and address the growing importance of manufacturing intelligence. We can help get you there.

Drive Operational Excellence

Enterprise-wide Information Solution

Efficiency in the medical device manufacturing process is a crucial factor to reduce overall time to market. Solutions to help eliminate paperwork, reduce errors and maintain high-quality standards will increase the throughput of the plant. At the same time, it will help eliminate resources that are performing unnecessary tasks and help reduce material waste.

Rockwell Software PharmaSuite® manufacturing execution system (MES) provides seamless integration from ERP to shop floor, real-time quality dashboards, and more. Based on S88 and S95 standards, PharmaSuite software includes order-management and electronic device history record (eDHR) support to help ensure the assembly process for every medical device is tracked and documented. Rework and repair capabilities also help streamline tasks for any devices requiring such work.

Learn About PharmaSuite MES

Advanced Scientifics Gains Manufacturing Intelligence

Customer Gains Visibility and Traceability in Medical Device Manufacturing

Advanced Scientifics Inc. (ASI) is a leading global producer of single-use systems for biotech. ASI wanted to improve its data collection and reporting capabilities on several medical instrument production processes. ASI implemented medical manufacturing intelligence solutions from Rockwell Automation, and they:

  • Improved customer experience
  • Reduced downtime due to new reporting methods
  • Improved their competitive status

Improved Productivity and Quality

Customer Improves Equipment Efficiency, Cycle Time, and Yield

In response to the growing demographic of baby boomers, a leading medical device manufacturer had a need to expand production capacity. With the assistance of Rockwell Automation and FactoryTalk® suite, this company:

  • Increased its productivity 20% over previous systems
  • Established paperless reporting
  • Implemented end-to-end track and trace systems to improve quality control

Flexible and Scalable Solutions for Packaging

Intelligent Tracking Systems

Our iTRAK® Intelligent Track System is a modular, scalable linear motor system that allows for independent control of multiple movers on straight or curvilinear paths.

iTRAK replaces hardware with simple, effective software profiles that redefine speed and flexibility in automation and:

  • Increases production rates 50% or more
  • Reduces downtime for changeovers
  • Lowers periodic maintenance
Learn More About iTRAK Intelligent Track System

Optimized Performance and Profitability

Integrated Automation and Information Solutions for Increased Productivity

Competitive market demands require higher yields, superior quality, and greater throughput. We offer a comprehensive portfolio of solutions to address medical device manufacturing needs. We can help you improve quality and compliance, increase yields, improve time-to-volume, and automate your complex processes.

Related Products and Solutions

Ready to talk to a Rockwell Automation consultant?

We offer industry expertise to help design, implement and support your automation investment.

Recommended for You