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About the digital twin and the digital triplet: human knowledge saved and used
About the digital twin and the digital triplet: human knowledge saved and used
If you’re a tech person or you know a lot about Industry 4.0, you’ve most likely heard about “Digital Twins”. In recent years the term became very popular and even got to be one of the bigger trends in Industry 4.0.
6 tips for effective communication
6 tips for effective communication
Good communication not only creates a nice atmosphere and cooperation, but also has a positive influence on the profitability of the company. Therefore: our 6 tips for flawless communication on the factory floor.
The importance of good communication on the factory floor
The importance of good communication on the factory floor
In factories, production is the number one priority, so it isn’t a surprise that internal communication in a factory is not on the radar of most manufacturers.
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5 tips: To keep your workplace safe
5 tips: To keep your workplace safe
There has never been a better time for Floor Managers to revise policies and procedures to dramatically reduce errors, failures and especially injuries.
In 3 steps to good digital work instructions
In 3 steps to good digital work instructions
We already know that clear work instructions are the basis of everything. Whatever branch you are active in, work instructions are a must in any production environment so that your employees can perform their work independently, but also in a safe manner.
What is a Smart Factory and why you should also have one
What is a Smart Factory and why you should also have one
The concept of the Smart Factory is considered to be the factory of the future and, for the short time that it has existed, has gone very far. It is considered an important result of the fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0.
Why you should also digitize
Why you should also digitize
The time of paper, PDFs and all kinds of other things is slowly passing us by, which is why it is important for everyone to board this innovative train.
Watch Azumuta help Addax Motors with factory floor automation
Watch Azumuta help Addax Motors with factory floor automation
"In the past, records of torque values, workers who worked on the car and recorded time records were kept daily in Excel. This can now be done automatically thanks to Azumuta." Brecht Landrieux - Assembly Manager
Digital work instructions support operators in custom work - an interview with Sonia Vanderlinden
Digital work instructions support operators in custom work - an interview with Sonia Vanderlinden
Mass production is out, mass customization (or production in small series with a lot of variation) is in. Companies are expected to deliver standardized products and services tailored to the individual requirements and needs of the customer.
Save time and efficiency with QRM - an interview with Pascal Pollet
Save time and efficiency with QRM - an interview with Pascal Pollet
Quick Response Manufacturing or QRM has grown rapidly in the Belgian manufacturing industry in recent years. But what does it stand for and what are the benefits for companies now?
Cross-training on the production floor
Cross-training on the production floor
Cross-training is an often discussed topic in any successful production company. Because it increases the flexibility of your production process, more and more companies are wondering how they can implement this efficiently in their factory.
Knowledge management: 5 tips for the factory floor
Knowledge management: 5 tips for the factory floor
A well-considered production manager is communicative, organisationally strong and a real team player. But real smart guys go the extra mile: with knowledge management on the production floor.
Digital Operator Support to grow into a digital factory
Digital Operator Support to grow into a digital factory
The biggest target of a Digital Factory is to get the right information, in the right place at the right time with digital tools.
How do we make industrial companies ready for the future?
How do we make industrial companies ready for the future?
Six major trends in industrial needs.
New feature updates to customize your work instructions
New feature updates to customize your work instructions
This week we have updates that ensure sophisticated work instructions that match your workflow with advanced variant expressions. Customizing work instructions to fit what the customer ordered just became more flexible than ever!
5s auditing: Why and When?
5s auditing: Why and When?
Introducing structured 5S in your organization is the answer to quickly improve yourself in your organization.
Infographic about digital transformation using new tools on the factory floor 
Infographic about digital transformation using new tools on the factory floor 
Industry 4.0 - an infographic about digital transformation using new tools on the factory floor 
How do you make appealing work instructions?
How do you make appealing work instructions?
Appealing work instructions in 2020 will look different from the work instructions from ten years ago.
Workshops to help SME manufacturers with production software
Workshops to help SME manufacturers with production software
Do you need production software that has the same flexibility as your production environment? Modular, scalable and flexible production software modules make it easier than ever for SMEs to connect with Industry 4.0. But how do you start such a process?
Azumuta's Cheat Sheet
Azumuta's Cheat Sheet
Set up for success with strategic, planning, lean, analysis & other buzz words for your Manufacturers.
6 Simple Steps To A Smarter Factory
6 Simple Steps To A Smarter Factory
This infographic gives you six easy steps to turn your factory into a smart factory.
 Improve your production with software? Prof shares 7 tips
Improve your production with software? Prof shares 7 tips
Last month, the industry 4.0 MES4SME test garden started, a test environment for SMEs that want to start using new production software. Industry 4.0 Flanders went to the kick-off and came back with these tips and tricks.
Better work instructions, better products
Better work instructions, better products
It used to take a lot of time and energy for factories to set up clear work instructions for every product and process, and even more so to keep them up-to-date in a consistent way.