Past 20th, 21st and 22nd September was held in the city of Pontevedra (Spain) the PontUpStore, an initiative to support entrepreneurship, with the aim of encouraging and increasing the entrepreneurial culture in the galician society.
The event brings together both entrepreneurs and professionals, investors, students and companies that support innovation, collaboration and creative entrepreneurship.
Alberto Núñez Feijóo, President of the Xunta de Galicia, visited the twenty participating projects in this second edition of the Business Factory Auto initiative, accompanied by the Presidency of the BFA, formed by the Regional Minister of Economy, Employment and Industry, Francisco Conde; the President of CEAGA, Juan Antonio Lloves; the Director of Groupe PSA Vigo, Frédéric Puech; and the Delegate of the Consortium of the Free Trade Zone ofVigo, Teresa Pedrosa.
In this meeting, the delegation was able to see first-hand the innovations of the participating projects, as well as the degree of development of each of the new companies.
In his speech, the President of the Xunta highlighted "the innovative nature of the BFA initiative, which c...
During the last week, many of the members of the Muutech team have been immersed in many activities to enhance and give visibility to our monitoring project.
The Industrial Automation Conferences (JAI) held at the Faculty of Industrial Engineers of the University of Vigo, is an event that every year brings together specialists and large companies in the industrial automation sector.
Thus, renowned companies such as Siemens, Rockwell, KUKA, Omron and many others expose their latest developments in automation and industrial robotics. A total of 700 professionals and 400 students met at the JAI 2018 at the School of Industrial Engineering. The event hosted 38 conferences and an exhibition of 35 stands with the latest developments in robotics.
How much does one minute of production downtime cost to my business?
This question is becoming more usual in companies. According to a study carried out in USA, the cost per minute of line stop in the automotive companies costs the firms the impressive amount of around 22,000 dollars. On the other hand, a similar study focused on data center downtime yields an average of $ 8,000 per minute. Today it is of the utmost importance to ensure the operation of production lines for business stability, which gives us an idea of the current impact of IT technologies on industrial companies.
That is why the control and monitoring of both parts of the business, IT and production, must be unified. The idea is to "monitor everything" in the same ...