Lecturer Hessel Visser shares over 50 years of knowledge and experience in logistics during his course Production Planning, Inventory Management and Delivery Time Management as well as in the various logistics books he has published. One of these books is his bestseller 'Working with logistics', which has already sold almost 200,000 copies.
The manufacturing industry is on the move. Technological developments in robotics, additive manufacturing and sensor technology, among others, are currently moving at lightning speed.
On 20 April, the Mikrocentrum Techcafé took an audience from the high-tech and manufacturing industry into the world of AI. What can we do with it in the manufacturing business? Where should we start, or have we already started? Maarten Roos interacted with 4 experts.
How is Brabant doing? IO asked Brigit van Dijk-van de Reijt (director of BOM), Lianne van den Boogaard (director WTCE/e Brainport) and Bert-Jan Woertman (director Mikrocentrum).
Cleanliness is an issue for many OEMs in the manufacturing industry. However, the requirements are not the same everywhere. Nor can they be, Rients de Groot of Thermo Fisher Scientific will show at the Clean Event 2023. The high-tech systems are too different for that.
Large OEMs in Southeast Brabant, such as Thermo Fisher Scientific and ASML, have substantial growth ambitions. However, they cannot realise these without the innovation power of the supply industry. "Because our engineers can think up and develop something conceptually... To really deliver a successful product to our customers, we desperately need the manufacturing knowledge of suppliers," says Jan Jaap Kuit, Vice President Mechanical Engineering at ASML
Industrial cleanliness, or cleanliness, has become a competency. In this interview, the clean experts from NTS Norma and Frencken share their views as a prelude to the Clean Event.