Special requirements in the plastics processing industry:

  • several items (for example right/left part) in one tool
  • different counters may apply for start-up phase and production, any number of “bad parts” count
  • SPC (Statistical Process Control) with process interlocking until unlocked by quality assurance
  • order lead time calculation based on extrusion speed and the quantity to be produced
  • set-up optimisation for planning, for instance, regarding colour change or interchangeable inserts
  • metering of energy consumption according to produced items
  • EUROMAP 63 Protocol, interfaces with Arburg, DEMAG, Krauss-Maffei