ATS Implements Inline Barcode Automation at Unilever, Lipton Plant

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  • Quality Critic, Right Product – Right Packaging
  • Automation layer for traceability

Project Scope

  • Mainly Automation
  • Managing the shop floor flow and logic between barcode readers, hand held terminals and their ERP, FOL (local home grown MES)
  • 16 production lines are in scope
  • Providing required information from shop floor to their FOL (local MES) system for traceability and reporting
Project scope

Solution Approach

  • As also being a roll out project from Knorr lines to Lipton lines we manage to deliver a good solution at a good price
  • Analysis and Design; Understanding Unilevers requirements and designing the right solution around the requirements for an accurate proposal delivery
  • As ATS, we are handing all the shop floor network labour, mechanical design delivery as well as PLC programming
Solution Approach

The Results

  • Now Unilever can make sure that they have full traceability on the shop floor that right product goes in the right package with alarming functionalities of NOK situations

Systems, Tools & Services Expertise

  • Siemens Automation (PLC, HMI, Switches)
  • Datalogic and Leuze Barcode readers with mechanical design to place inline barcodes to the shop floor

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