Articles & News on MES and Operations Management

Focus SB chooses Epicor ERP to facilitate resource planning

  • Case Study

Focus SB, a UK-based manufacturer of bespoke electrical accessories, evaluated several ERP solutions, but chose Epicor ERP as it felt it was the only available software application on the market that suited the company's business needs.

Northeast Tool chooses Epicor ERP to improve resource management

  • Case Study

One of the biggest drivers that prompted a search for a new ERP system was the need to interact with other systems across the company, in addition to providing dashboards and complete functionality between front office and the shop floor.

Werum's PAS-X MES turns Turkish pharma manufacturer digital

  • Case Study

Mustafa Nevzat Pharmaceuticals has successfully taken Werum’s PAS-X Weighing & Dispensing into operation at their main manufacturing site in Istanbul, Turkey.

GE to help Spirit Aerosystems forward to the Industrial Internet

  • Case Study

Looking to increase production of critical aviation industry products, Spirit AeroSystems will implement Efficiency Analyzer on Predix, GE’s operating system for the Industrial Internet.

Leading2Lean cloud-based solutions helps food company save $2M

  • Case Study

West Liberty Foods, based in West Liberty, Iowa, saved $2 million in maintenance costs with Leading2Lean through greater visibility to where money is being spent on materials and employee time.

The Inside Story: Visualizing Column Hydraulic Behavior and the Product Ecosystem

  • Feature

By Jennifer Dyment, AspenTech We all want the inside story. Greater visibility into asset performance can help chemical and energy companies gain a competitive edge. This article discusses how process engineers can quickly get to the root cause of operational issues and make informed decisions that impact the entire operation

Honeywell's Assurance 360 service program helps plants improve uptime

  • Case Study

Through Assurance 360, plants have reduced overall incidents by as much as 40 percent, improving uptime and productivity. The program can also help facilities reduce production waste by up to 30 percent, cutting operating expenses and increasing output.

Balluff partners with InformaTrac to combine RFID and asset management solutions

  • News

By including enterprise software solutions with RFID hardware, Balluff can now extend the reach of that technology from the shop floor to the top floor of an organization.

Zenith announces James O'Brien to lead MES business

  • News

In his role as MES business unit lead, James will use his background in software development, consultancy and technology implementation to continue to develop Zenith Technologies position in the provision of MES solutions and services to the life science industry.

Rockwell Automation announces acquisition of Automation Control Products

  • News

ACP’s two core products, ThinManager and Relevance, provide manufacturing and industrial leaders with visual display and software solutions to manage information and streamline workflows for a more connected manufacturing environment.