Basic Aluminum Castings Co, a longstanding Cleveland-based provider of engineered die cast solutions, sought a real-time plant floor data capture solution to record up time, down time, and productivity for all of its production machinery.

 

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Fidelis developed a custom Microsoft application integrated with programmable logical controller interfaces to capture real time production hits and deliver information in a variety of flexible formats as required by Basic Aluminum.

Features included:

  • A real-time statistical daily dashboard with red-yellow-green coding related to up time and downtime
  • The automated delivery of scheduled productivity reports at the conclusion of each shift
  • Historical reporting and graphing capabilities to manage productivity

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“We are very pleased with the Production Reporting Application. Fidelis delivered in six weeks what the previous integration firm was unable to complete in six months. The real-time dashboard and historical graphing features are invaluable tools in the management of our productivity.”
T.M. Byrne, President, Basic Aluminum

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