ADVARIS Smart Factory Software Chosen by Viakable
ADVARIS GmbH, the global leader in wire and cable MES software, and Viakable, the leading quality manufacturer and distributor of wire and cable products in Mexico, are pleased to announce a project placed to implement the full Manufacturing Execution System (MES) at the Monterrey, Mexico plant.
Under the agreement, ADVARIS will supply the MES including product data management (PDM) including cable design, production order management (POM), detailed planning and scheduling (DPS), shop floor control and data collection (SFC) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA). With the completion of this project, Viakable will have moved towards a functioning smart manufacturing facility focused on length-based operations. Viakable is the Cable Division of the XIGNUX group and is a leading quality manufacturer and distributor of wire and cable products in the Americas. For over 60 years, the Viakable companies have consistently provided quality products and services to satisfy the most demanding requirements in the electrical power industry.
“As a trusted partner to the global wire & cable manufacturing industry, we have chosen ADVARIS as an Industry 4.0 ready software solution for our Monterrey site,” said Bernardo De la Rosa Guajardo, Industry 4.0 Manager. “We chose a partner who not only provides best-in-class technology, but also focuses on the future industry developments with powerful, efficient, and effective solutions to meet the challenges of Viakable’s global pursuits.”
“We are very proud to have won the trust of Viakable to initiate this MES project at the Monterrey plant. ADVARIS looks forward to delivering our powerful new generation software to a forward-thinking organization like Viakable,” Dr. Manfred Moser, CEO, ADVARIS GmbH.
Under the agreement, the project will begin in November, 2020 and will be completed with a go-live event in 2021. With a focus on smart technology and full plant connectivity, the project will be a landmark and model for future projects within the Viakable group.
ADVARIS is an international software and consulting company. Being in the marketplace since 1997, ADVARIS is best equipped with an experienced team of specialists in the fields of manufacturing execution systems (MES), maintenance platform (MRO), product data management, and enterprise resource planning (ERP) in the wire and cable industry. Headquartered in Bruchsal, Germany, the branch offices in the USA and India provide their customers with around the clock support worldwide.