ASSA ABLOY (Switzerland) Moves to Industry 4.0 with Digitized Production

Assa Abloy

"The Magic xpi integration solution stands in the center of our Industry 4.0 landscape, providing us with a sustainable competitive advantage that can be expanded in the future."

Erwin Fuchs, Business Development Manger, Assa Abloy (Schweiz) AG


 

The Project

Industry: Industrial Manufacturing
Magic Solution: Magic xpi Integration Platform, Dynamics CRM Connector
Connected applications:
    • ERP (Infor COM)
    • Productions Information System based on Microsoft Dynamics CRM
    • Home-grown Lock Management System
 

Objectives

  • Moved toward Industry 4.0 with automated & digitized production 
  • Provide new digital drilling machines with necessary data and eliminate manual data entry
  • Develop solution quickly

 

Results

  • Fully automated production process
  • Reduced number of drilling machines from up to 20 to 2
  • Dramatically shorter Order to Delivery times
  • Increased flexibility in range of locking systems offered
  • Can now process about 400 orders or ~ 10,00 keys per day 
  • Completed project quickly & easily