ManufacturingOctober 29, 2021

DELMIA Communities Week in Review for October 25

This is the weekly blog post for a quick overview of what…
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Hello and Welcome to the Week in Review! This is the weekly blog post for a quick overview of what happened in the DELMIA Communities this past week. However, there is a lot more than what is shown below – visit the communities to see the exchange of information and ideas between members and DELMIA experts.

With eight active communities, you are sure to find at least one to suit your DELMIA interests. We welcome you to connect with us, exchange and share on the DELMIA Communities. We look forward to seeing you there!

Global Operations Community

The Supply Chain Director of 2030

Looking to the future, supply chain leaders will continue to be challenged. Supported by the right technologies and company mindset, your 2030 supply chain director will be able to help you develop a resilient, future-proof supply chain.

Read the article in the Community.

Manufacturing Operations Management Community

Lean Manufacturing: Better Manufacturing Visibility, Lower Operational Costs

What Makes a Lean Initiative Successful? Despite its popularity and wide adoption among businesses, not all implementation of Lean principles achieve the same success rate. The average success rate of Lean initiatives is less than 10%. Why is there such a wide gap between expectations and reality?

Learn more in the Community.

Virtual Factory & Robotics Community

Robot, Conveyor & Sensor with the new Source & Sink

This video demonstrates the basic logic required for a robot to interact with parts being sourced on to a conveyor. When a part is detected by the sensor on the conveyor, the robot receives a signal to pick up the part and place it in the sink. The Source, Sink and Sensors are available in the R2021x FD08 DELMIA Robot Virtual Commissioning app.

Watch the video in the Community.

Planning & Optimization Community

Include environmental impact during S&OP decision making

Does your company have the ambition to take ESG criteria seriously? Are you continuously looking for ways on how to turn this ambition into reality, even further? Then the latest release of DELMIA S&OP (DELMIA Quintiq Macro Planner) may be of interest to you.

Learn more and watch the video in the Community.

Ergonomics Community

How high to place an object?

It is sometimes hard to have a first idea of how high to place an object in a 3D model on a production line. Hopefully for you we are here to give you some guidelines! The ISO 14738 standard provides us a easily calculable optimal hand zone, which limit the risk of MSD.

Learn more in the Community.

Collaborative Lean Operations Community

JIDOKA concept

I am a big fan of Toyota Production System and my pleasure is to share with you some videos explaining TPS. This one is quite funny and gives information about the history of TPS and JIDOKA concept which one of the two pillars of TPS (the other one is Just In Time).

Learn more in the Community.

Thank you for reading and we’ll see you next week! In the meantime, don’t forget to stay up to date with the DELMIA Communities.

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