As Maintenance Evolves, Fastems Proves Its Edge by Entering Major Agreement with MTU Aero Engines
Customers are much more aware of the benefits brought by proactive maintenance and the optimization of systems over time.Read more
How to tackle unclear work lists, back pain and Just-In-Time production with one strike?
Customer needs are gradually changing, which has also affected the business of manufacturers. Maybe you've noticed some new challenges on your shop floor?Read more
From batch production to order-driven production
Order-driven production makes manufacturing economical: the unit cost of producing a single piece is the same as when producing a batch of 100.Read more
Next Step in Productivity – Automation Beyond Machine Tending
MMS WCO integrates automated and non-automated manufacturing, which is unique in the metal cutting industries. It takes automation beyond machine tending.Read more
Six reasons to opt for Fastems flexible automation
It’s wise to evaluate not only today's needs, but also the needs of tomorrow before investing. Here's six reasons to opt for Fastems flexible automation.Read more
The future of manufacturing – what changes and what are the implications?
In this blog post, we recap the highlights of FasTALKS episode four – the future of manufacturing. What will change on the shopfloor, what is needed to implement these changes and what are the implications?Read more
Remote learning – finding the silver lining with Fastems Virtual FMS
How to carry out production engineering courses with remote learning? Tampere University is bringing real manufacturing systems into homes with Virtual FMS.Read more
Tool Management – What is it, why is it relevant and how to improve?
Good tool management is a vital part of an efficiently working shop floor. But what does ‘good’ really mean? In this blog post, I summarize a discussion between two of our automation experts, product manager Teemu-Pekka Ahonen and solution architect Seppo Pyykkö. After this, you’ll know: what tool automation is why (good) tool management is […]Read more
The daily life – or hell – of a production manager
This blog discusses the daily difficulties production managers face and how they can be solved. In the studio with the host and Marketing Director Mikko Tuomaala are Head of Product Management of digital products Topi Juden and product manager Janne Kivinen. This blog post is a summary of what was discussed on the second episode […]Read more
The Top Five Factory Automation Myths
In this blog post, we sum up the five most typical misconceptions we face, breaking them down to understandable pieces and explaining how we’ve busted them.Read more