Salem Stumps for Bovone
Salem Flat Glass & Mirror is promoting its line of equip-
Schiatti Angelo has Solutions 4.0
Schiatti Angelo Srl, represented in the U.S. by DeGorter, is
ment, beginning with the Bovone BRS integrated robotic promoting its Industry 4.0 solutions, focusing on the ver-
system that features two robots and two ELB 12 edgers.This tical drilling/milling machine model TFV 2000. The ma-
robotic solution is designed to reduce labor costs and risks chine’s drilling capacity is up to a maximum diameter of 85
while increasing production, according to the company.
mm,while milling shapes on glass sheets range in thickness
In addition, Salem represents Denver CNC work centers from 3 to 19 mm.
and water jets, all of which offer fast production, less mate-
The machine consists of three independent sections:
rial waste, ease of use and are eco-friendly, according to the an entry conveyor, an enclosed open top central chamber
company. Salem will also be representing Bovone Diamond where the glass is processed, and an exit conveyor. It is
Tooling (BDT), Zafferani drills, mills and vertical washers, completely automated by a dedicated program installed
Fratelli Pezza sandblasting markers and the Zanetti Bis- in the internal PLC, which manages all the machine func-
matic 2 by Bellfort Glass during the show.
tions. A PC, based on Windows XP, with a 15-inch touch-
screen is the user interface, on which it is possible to load
CAD CAM for drawing handling such as .dwg, .dxf and
others. The program coding can be done by the machine
either directly from ISO editor or with graphic interface
drag and drop,” which allows users to select the needed
processing from the library and modify it.
The working programs stored in the PC memory can be
downloaded onto a USB key or by the net interface and new
programs can up uploaded.
Glaston Offers Much Insight
Glaston recently introduced its IoT smart technologies,
its Insight platform, which allows machines to be intercon-
nected with each other, its operators, site managers and
Adelio Lattuada Partners with Holonix
Adelio Lattuada Srl is now working with Holonix, a Milan
business owners, for greater ease of following performance, Polytechnic spin-off with more than a decade of experi-
output, maintenance and online reporting. ence dealing with the manufacturing processes’ efﬁciency,
The company also has renewed its RC and FC Series featur- analysis, consultancy and implementation of an Internet of
ing built-in intelligence with Glaston Insight Assistant. This Things solutions.
gives operators their own assistant to adjust furnace settings
Adelio Lattuada will install the PLM IOT i-Like Machines
automatically based on measured glass size and loading pat- software to collect machinery data that tracks use from both
tern information to determine the best production heating the producer and the user. The software includes a monitor-
setting.It also serves as a scanner to verify uniform glass heat- ing module, which provides real-time tracking of the ma-
ing,especially for low-E coatings.Glaston Insight Reporting is chine’s production cycle and alerts in case of malfunctioning;
a reporting system,which brings smart tools to improve glass a maintenance module that controls activity planning and
processing machinery productivity, uptime and proﬁtability scheduling optimization and monitors malfunctions and
by monitoring heat treatment machinery online and getting downtime reduction; an analysis module that provides KPI
immediate feedback from anywhere.
and alarms history visualization and access to the machine’s
Any existing Glaston ﬂat tempering furnace heating usage reports statistics; and a ﬂeet management module with
chamber can now be upgraded to an FC- or RC Series-based an interface for the machine’s geolocation.
heating chamber and includes the Glaston iControL auto- yy➤www.adeliolattuada.com
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August 2017 | USGlass, Metal & Glazing