loT – Transform Manufacturing with PLC Integration

Janice D’Amico

Executive Manager IT at Thai Summit Group

Tony Laczamarek

President at Kors Engineering

Learning Objectives

How work center real-time communication can empower your workforce and generate manufacturing improvements. See how Thai Summit improved it's 1.4 million square foot facility cycle time by 9M the first year of implementing PLC integration. Learn how cross functional teams made implementing a new software tool a major success. Understanding the details in the weeds, produced an increase in overall efficiency. People love visuals!

Key Takeaways:

  • PLC integration is a plant wide project from the shop floor to the executive offices

  • Real time data is empowering - Machines talk, we need to listen and utilize the information

  • Training at every level of the organization must be provided in ways that are beneficial