- March 20, 2020
- Grob Systems, Inc.
March 20, 2020 – GROB Systems, a specialist in the development of manufacturing systems and machine tools, announced GROB NET4Industry modules, designed to meet the needs of Industry 4.0 in a manner that is flexible, productive, and conserves resources.
GROB-NET4Industry features various modular components that can be combined in a customizable manner, ensuring the solution for each application case. The modules within GROB-NET4Industry allow customers to manage direct and indirect areas around the machining process to achieve the utilization of machines. From production planning, monitoring, and analysis to the visualization of workpiece machining processes, proactive servicing, and maintenance, all areas of production are integrated.
Additionally, GROB-NET4Industry modules are equipped with integration platforms for all machine types, with the goal of implementing manufacturer-independent digitization concepts and offering project support to all customers. The modules are available on the control systems of leading manufacturers like SIEMENS, HEIDENHAIN and FANUC.
Available GROB-NET4Industry modules include:
GROB4Portal Secure industry platform for all cloud services and other services
GROB4Line Monitor machines via smartphone
GROB4Analyze Machine feedback for the CIP process
GROB4Connect Connect the shop floor to the ERP system
GROB4Track Monitor machine axes at all times
GROB4Care Service and maintenance portal
GROB4Automation Intuitive control software for unmanned operation
GROB4Interface Machine communication the easy way
GROB4Pilot Multifunctional and interactive machine operation
In conjunction with GROB-NET4Industry, GROB4Pilot control enables almost entirely paperless production operations. The multifunctional and interactive operating concept features a capacitive touch screen, internet connectivity, and 3D support that makes it possible to depict all processes relating to machining.