Category: Industry 4.0

05 Oct 2017

What is industry 4.0 and how it increases machine efficiency?

The impact of technology on business and productivity has never been greater than in the present times. The advent of cutting edge technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing and robotics has changed the paradigm of industrial productivity. We are now in fact on the cusp of Industry 4.0 which will see computers […]

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30 Sep 2017

Plastic Injection Moulder reduces energy cost by 15% by effective monitoring using IIoT

Idle machines in any process costs money, up to 90% of the total costs, which is significant but often ignored by site management. ThingTrax Machine & Energy monitoring solution identifies and alerts on idle running times. The solution analyses each machine cycle and adjusts settings to run the job in the most energy efficient manner. […]

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22 Sep 2017

Condition Monitoring in the Plastics Industry

The Ever-Emerging Plastics Industry With leading global markets, including the transportation, packaging and healthcare markets, increasingly incorporating the use of plastics into their products and services, the plastics industry is currently in a state of growth. While being cost-effective alternatives to many materials in these industries, plastics also present several benefits such as being lightweight […]

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22 Sep 2017

Disrupting the way towards Industry 4.0

The following insights were discussed at the iotbuild Business Conference in London on November 15th on a panel with ThingTrax Co-Founders Imran Shafqat and Aman Gupta. CHALLENGES FACED BY MANUFACTURERS Many small to medium scale manufacturers, which have grown organically in the past years, have acquired their machines from various vendors and at different times. Thus, these […]

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