In companies processes often involve a number of separate and autonomous plants and systems, with no networking or data exchange occurring between them. The manual data transfer not only ensures a high level of manual effort for employees, but also carries the risk of a high error rate.
Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) from SKAN take over the process step of digital networking and data exchange. By connecting to an ERP system, the Manufacturing Execution System allows to plan, control and monitor the production processes in real time.
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- What’s a Manufacturing Execution System?
Manufacturing Execution System describes a system that operates as a functional layer between ERP and automation and creates transparency of all work processes. The main objective is to ensure the effective execution of manufacturing operations and to improve production performance.
The generated data can be made available to various departments within a company, regardless of the location or the device being used. Additionally, it enables compliance with pharmaceutical regulatory agencies for regulated industries. In summary, Manufacturing Execution System is a system that increases production equipment profitability, time utilization, as well as product quality.
- Where are Manufacturing Execution Systems used?
Manufacturing Execution Systems are primarily used in regulated industries, such as the pharmaceutical industry, the food industry, medical technology and biotechnology, as well as by biologics developers and contract research organizations.
- What does a Manufacturing Execution System include?
- Production planning (e.g. based on the data of an ERP system)
- Disposition and execution of production orders
- Acquisition of production data
- Analyses of production performance
- Management of resources and personnel
- Performance analysis
- Process management
- Maintenance management
- Quality management
- Reference projects
Rockwell Pharmasuite: Tablet production for highly potent products and pilot production with customer’s own “Pharmasuite core library”.