Automation Improves Efficiency, Ergonomics

May 2008
Assembly;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p25
The article focuses on the Dynamic Assembly System (DAS) from automation equipment manufacturer FlexLink being used by sewing machines manufacturer Viking Sewing Machines AB. The sewing machine company utilizes automation and flexible manufacturing in their processes to be able to increase their throughput and efficiency as well as improve product quality. With the adoption of DAS, the system which assembles, tests, transports and packages the Designer 1 sewing machine model became stronger.


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