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Automation and Control Systems for the Auto and Tire Industries

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Automotive Company Improves Production

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) requires rethinking how things like automobiles are made. This Korean company upgraded its control system to realize substantial benefits.

One Smart Conveyor. Boundless Possibilities.

Based on independent cart technology, new KUKA system solves assembly buffering challenges – and features extraordinary flexibility.

KS PULSE Keeps It Simple in Latest Release

Faster, easier integration is now possible in this revolutionary approach to auto body assembly based on independent cart technology.

Sinhyung Reduces Commissioning Time

Sinhyung Engineering selected a single controls supplier to help meet the changing demands of its end users and create flexible, scalable machines.

Maximum Transparency Across All Levels

FactoryTalk® ProductionCentre and FactoryTalk® Analytics™ make transparent in real-time, what goes wrong behind the scenes.

Master Production with Independent Cart Technology

KUKA evaluated the standard automation systems used in auto manufacturing facilities and saw an opportunity to create a system that would be flexible, efficient and cost effective.

Tata Motors Migrates to New MES

Indian automaker standardizes enterprisewide communication and connects plant floor to enterprise, opening door to production and efficiency gains.

Keeping the Parts Moving at Ford Plant in Cologne

Rockwell Automation and a SI have helped Ford in Cologne with the relocation and recommissioning of a conveyor-driven storage area from an older site into a live production environment.

PHA Czech Deploys New Door Module Assembly Line

Global Solutions team tasked by PHA Czech s.r.o. with the development of a complete control solution for a turnkey door module assembly line and end-of-line test stations.

Andon Solution Delivers Better Decision Making

Toyota appraised a number of technologies for its new digital Andon system and approached Rockwell Automation for a new solution based on more up-to-date and open technologies.

Manufacturing Intelligence Helps Reduce Scrap

An automotive glass company implemented manufacturing intelligence software from Rockwell Automation in a new facility and reduced scrap by 30 percent.

Unique Program Creates In-House Experts

Manufacturing giant gains customized, ongoing training program for electricians in plants around the world.

Guangzhou Automobile Group Implements MES

GAC Group implements Rockwell Software FactoryTalk ProductionCentre MES system for plant-wide production management and manufacturing process quality control.

Kia Motor Reduces Safety Downtime Up To 70%

To increase the market, Kia Motors Corporation (KMC) built its first European facility in Zilina, in Slovakia with capacity of 300,000 units a year.

Wireless I/O Control System Proves Successful for

In Chakan, Pune, India, a market leading manufacturer of utility vehicles built a modern Greenfield facility from the ground up with state-of-the-art equipment.