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On the way to autonomous manufacturing

Virtual commissioning Equipping machines and plants with more and more sensors does not yet make a factory intelligent. The 'nerve tracts' need a digital 'brain' that knows the manufacturing logic and can interpret the meaning of the signals. Together they form the digital twin that enables the virtual commissioning of plants and their monitoring during operation. But what this Digital Twin is supposed to achieve…
M. Stach
April 24. 2018
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Digital Twin is about to rollout by Airbus

Clear view in assembly Production planning and control can be better synchronized by feeding the digital models of products and production lines with real-time data from the shopfloor. The Synced Factory Twin at Airbus demonstrates what this could look like in aircraft construction. But there is still a lot to be done before the real-time digital image of the factory can be used for aircraft…
M. Stach
July 12. 2017