Smart Manufacturing: A Case Study of Mitsubishi Electric

  • ID: 3759056
  • Report
  • 18 pages
  • Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC)
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Human-Robot Collaboration Adopted to Boost Kani Plant's Production Capacity by 1.5 Times to Over 90%

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation is a Japanese electronics and electrical equipment manufacturer, which provides products for residential, public, industrial, and military uses. The company has introduced smart manufacturing to its production process with the launch of several smart factory solutions, such as visualization, e-F@ctory, and eco-F@ctory. These solutions have been used to connect various industrial automation products, power distribution equipment, and air conditioning equipment.

The results have been validated at Mitsubishi Electric's Kani Plant Nagoya Works where human-robot collaboration was adopted. This report discusses Mitsubishi Electric's smart manufacturing developments, major business, and applications to explore Mitsubishi Electric's smart manufacturing endeavor.

Key Topics:
- Overview of Mitsubishi Electric's development history and major business, touching on the company's industrial automation systems, energy and electric systems, ICT systems, electronic devices, and home appliances

- Analysis of Mitsubishi Electric's factory automation solutionse-F@ctory and eco-F@ctory, together with its smart manufacturing value chain

- Case study of Mitsubishi Electric's smart manufacturing application at its Kani Plant Nagoya Works where human-robot collaboration was adopted to boost Kani plant's production capacity by 1.5 times to over 90%
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1. Development History

2. Major Business
2.1 e-F@ctory
2.2 eco-F@ctory
2.3 Key Customers
2.4 Development of Smart Manufacturing Applications

3. Applications
3.1 Kani Plant Nagoya Works of Mitsubishi Electric
3.1.1 Robot Cell Production System
3.1.2 Introduction and Results

4. Perspectives
4.1 Validate Solutions at Own Plant and Enhance Influence via Cross-industry Alliance
4.2 Replace Traditional Production Equipment and Improve Employee Skills

Appendix
Glossary of Terms
List of Companies

List of Tables
Table 1: Mitsubishi Electric's Development History
Table 2: Companies Acquired by Mitsubishi Electric

List of Figures
Figure 1: Mitsubishi Electric's Organizational Structure
Figure 2: Mitsubishi Electric's Revenue and Growth Rate, 2005 - 2014
Figure 3: Mitsubishi Electric's e-F@ctory Processes
Figure 4: Tracing Processes of Mitsubishi Electric's e-F@ctory
Figure 5: Mitsubishi Electric's Smart Manufacturing Value Chain
Figure 6: Robot Cell Production Processes
Figure 7: Magnetic Contactors and Robot Arm Made by Kani Plant
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- Cisco
- Comware
- F.A.TECH
- GTS
- HP
- Honda
- IBM
- KH-Automation Projects
- Kani Plant
- McAfee
- Messung Group
- Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
- Mitsubishi Motors
- NEC
- NTT
- Nagoya Works
- Renesas
- Setsuyo Astec
- Vincotec

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