By戴辰, Economic Daily News, 7th of March, 2017
Leading QDCS and QMCS brand in the cross-strait market, Forwell, launched the fully automatic mold/ die storage system which can upload and download molds and dies during changing procedure. The product is widely recognized by users, and is also awarded at Taipeiplas Award events.
President Hsiao of Forwell pointed out that the “Automatic Mold/ Die Warehouse System” is the first invention in the nation, which can proceed trivial duties such as mold and die carriage, storage, management, which always cause safety issues in conventional mold/ die consuming factories. The innovative factory mold and die management system offers better safety, better precision, and faster mold and die recognition and storage mechanisms which can categorize items and proceed automatically within about 6 minutes.
President Hsiao further stated that Forwell will develop “Mold/ Die Maintenance System” to help proceed maintenance procedure for better lifespan of molds and dies, so manufacturers can work from point to line to surface eventually, integrating the mold/ die production with smart ideas, achieving Industry 4.0.
Hsiao said that Industry 4.0 is “Machinery + Information”, which means to report the machine’s production date, utilized parameters, and maintenance data to the control center, achieving the goal of smart automation. The analysis of the big data, will achieve smart machinery.