Country for PR: China
Contributor: PR Newswire Asia (China)
Thursday, November 09 2017 - 00:10
AsiaNet
XCMG's Intelligent Manufacturing Capabilities Speed up Production Time by 83 Percent
SHANGHAI, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

XCMG, the world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, has presented 
the company's latest achievement in Intelligent Manufacturing (IM) has boosted 
production efficiency by 32.5 percent and lowered energy consumption turnover 
during production by 22.2 percent at its subsidiary, XCMG Hydraulics. The 
announcement came as XCMG presented its latest innovations at the 19th China 
International Industry Fair (CIIF) in Shanghai. 

"XCMG Hydraulics now has 600 pieces of IM equipment across 12 assembly lines 
including hydraulic cylinders and hydraulic valves, as well as warehousing and 
logistics tools," said Zhang Qingshan, Director of the Product Process 
Institute at XCMG Hydraulics.

He noted that 90 percent of XCMG's core processes are completed by numerical 
control systems, which in turn have decreased operating costs by 34.3 percent, 
shortened the R&D cycle by 42.3 percent, reduced the order production cycle 
from six months to one, and lowered the defective product rate by 33.3 percent.

At CIIF, XCMG also demonstrated its new generation, self-developed MES cloud 
management system, which has allowed the company to adopt a horizontal 
integration of its supply chain and vertical integration of its operational 
procedures, workstations and equipment.

In addition to its core capabilities designing and building world-class heavy 
machinery, XCMG has accelerated its development of customized cloud platforms 
while holding firm to the gold standard of "Advanced and Endurable."

In 2016, XCMG launched XCMG-Cloud, a groundbreaking and highly inclusive 
industrial cloud platform based on XCMG's proprietary data and information 
systems. The joint project, in collaboration with Alibaba's Aliyun, brought the 
internet, cloud computing and manufacturing together into one hub.

XCMG has also developed intelligent workshops and IoT (Internet of Things) 
platforms, solidifying its leading position during the current wave of 
industrial transformation.

"The world of manufacturing is undergoing significant shifts, and the 
manufacturing industries must adapt to new construction trends. IM provides new 
opportunities that can aid XCMG in the Internet era," said Wang Min, chairman 
of XCMG.

About XCMG

XCMG is a multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company with a history of 
74 years. It currently ranks seventh in the world's construction machinery 
industry. The company exports to more than 177 countries and regions around the 
world.

For more information, please visit: www.xcmg.com, or XCMG pages on Facebook, 
Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.




SOURCE: XCMG
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