Automation System for a Garment Recycling Company in Hong Kong

Our international customer contacted Plant Werx to help them develop a monitoring, logging, and batch-tracking system.

  • To develop a system capable of handling the following tasks
    • While running using PLC, monitor machines from different vendors
    • Create and track batches
    • Print labels automatically when a new batch is created
    • Generate the required reports for each case that is being carried out on the system
  • Global supply chain disruption makes it harder to get the required hardware to perform Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • First implementation of a system with Seagull Scientific BarTender software
Solutions Implemented by Plant Werx
  • Securing a different vendor to get the hardware within the shortest time possible
  • Implemented the system using the combination of the following:
    • Wonderware InTouch
    • Seagull Scientific Barternder
    • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Customer now has a system that is capable of monitoring and tracking its production batches, and report production metrics