Humboldt Bosch Rexroth Hydraulic Valve Line-"visible" Industrial 4.0
On November 3, 2015, Shanghai--at Bosch Rexroth, industrial 4.0 is no longer merely a concept. Bosch Rexroth is a leading practitioner of industrial 4.0, its Germany hydraulic valve product line is the most eloquent testimony of the Humboldt. Bosch Rexroth with value stream design and optimization experience, 4.0 industrial transformation to the original line, the reformed line 6 product family switch to zero production of 2000 different products, smaller batches and customized production or even a single product production to improve productivity while reducing inventory 30% 10%. This production line implementation-people, machines, objects and IT systems were in the best Internet Germany leading industry magazine awarded "industry 4.0".
Early in the Humboldt Factory renovation project began to design, logistics and production departments and production schedules directly under IT in close cooperation with headquarters, to study manufacturing processes and value stream, common constructive innovation of modern philosophy into practice. Humboldt factory production line combines production and logistics, without technical and logistics work under the conditions of the production of many product categories, switching time switching from 40 seconds to zero, thus greatly enhancing the production efficiency, has brought huge benefits.