From heavy metal working machinery to precision glass cutting systems, material working systems need to become smarter to answer the needs of mass customisation and sustainability. Through EcoStruxure™ Machine, IoT-enabled architecture, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) can use advanced digital automation solutions (connecting products, controls, software, and services) to deliver the next generation of efficient and sustainable material working machines at a reduced cost and with shorter lead times.
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Simple machinery defines as those types of machinery without accurate positioning, multi-axis synchronisation requirements, also without safety requirements like Safety Torque Off (STO). Examples include bending machines or cutting machines.
Performing machinery defines as machinery with STO, also with accurate positioning requirements, and less than 8-axis synchronisation. Examples include laminating machine and a panel sawing machine.
Complex machinery is defined as machinery with STO, also with accurate positioning requirements，and more than 8-axis synchronisation. Examples include forming machine and printing machine.
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Data M, Germany, has developed a system for manufacturing three-dimensional rolled sectional profiles. It can produce up to 50 different geometries and shapes of variable lorry chassis legs. Our PacDrive 3-based motion control solution, synchronises about 100 servo axes, which execute the forming process.
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Working machinery is an advanced digital automation solution. Our working solutions help you to quickly design working machines for metal, wood, glass, ceramic, and stone work. We are committed to providing our customers with the latest and most advanced working machinery and materials. We understand the importance of reliable and efficient working materials and machinery and strive to provide our customers with the highest quality products and services. Our team of experts is always available to provide knowledgeable advice and support, ensuring that you get the best material working solutions for your needs. We look forward to helping you find the perfect working machinery and materials for you.