CNC Automation for the Energy Industry
Profitable and Flexible CNC Manufacturing In the Energy industry
Automating the CNC manufacturing of parts for energy industry makes production profitable and flexible at the same time. It enables high spindle hours and resource utilization, fast and reliable lead times, constant quality, full traceability and automated production planning for flexibility even when facing sudden changes. Want to know how? Download our CNC automation guide from below!
Fastems is the leading supplier of CNC automation solutions for batch manufacturing. We’re an open-integrator with over 40 years and 4000 systems worth of experience – lot’s of it from the energy industry. We integrate your CNC machines and supportive processes to one highly productive unit operated with our industry-leading MMS control.Get your free CNC automation guide
CNC automation applications include parts for:
- Oil & gas (e.g. valves or pumps)
- Off-shore equipment (e.g . On-deck machinery)
- Diesel engines (e.g engine blocks and heads)
- Wind turbines (e.g. gears)
- Electric motor and generators (e.g. chasings)
Production Challenges and Automation Benefits:
- More customization and amount of variants
- Shorter lead times and planning horizon
- Costs & tied capital reduction
- Demand variance
- Traceability needs
- Availability of workers
- Constant quality
Automate Production – Not Just Movement
Learn how to get the most out of your CNC machines and other equipment in energy industry. Apply batch production automation best practices summarized below:
- Stabilize and integrate manufacturing process steps
- Automate physical part transfers throughout the value chain
- Benefit from automated, intelligent production planning software
Case Examples from the Energy Industry
Read more about the solutions we have delivered to production setups manufacturing e.g. diesel engines with varying batch sizes.
The benefits from the new manufacturing systems of Wärtsilä include high and uniform quality, shorter delivery times, and cost efficiency.
Here you can browse and filter our CNC automation solutions suitable for the energy industry. You can filter our solutions based on the machine tool process type; quantity of machines; typical batch size, and whether or not pallet automation is needed. If you didn’t find what you were looking for, you can also contact us directly and consult our professionals – as an open integrator we are able to automate almost any machine tool!
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FPT - Flexible Pallet Tower
Easy plug-and-play pallet tower that supersedes traditional pallet pools and automatic pallet changers.
FPS - Flexible Pallet System
Modular FMS for multiple 4 or 5 axis milling or mill-turn machine tools with 300 to 630 mm pallets or zero-point plates.
FPC - Flexible Pallet Container
Easy and extendable pallet automation solution that supersedes pallet pools and automatic pallet changers.
MLS - Multi Level System
Integrates any machine tools in the world together. Comes with industry leading software, tool automation and various auxiliary processes.
Flexible production of heavier workpieces in varying batch sizes thanks to the Manufacturing Management Software (MMS) by Fastems.
TSC - Tool Service Cell
Tool Service Cell is a robot-based setup cell that automates the cutting tool renewal process.
AMC - Agile Manufacturing Cell
AMC is robot-based manufacturing cell that brings the traditional benefits of flexible manufacturing for direct machine tending.
Robotic Production Cells
Automated machine tending systems with modular design. Integrates to value-adding processes like deburring or measuring.
Automated tool logistics save money by increased unmanned production hours and secured availability.
ALD - Autoloading Cell
Automated raw material loading and ready part unloading with a robot – stable quality and longer unmanned production periods.
RFC - Robotized Finishing Cell
Automated grinding, polishing, deburring and other finishing processes for increased quality and unmanned production hours.