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Caterpillar

Manca Soluzione – TS400

Caterpillar Hydraulics Italia is a company under Caterpillar Inc., an important multinational company that for 80 years has built the infrastructure of the world.

In collaboration with its worldwide network of Cat dealers, it leads a positive, sustainable change on every continent.

Caterpillar is a global company with hundreds of sites around the world ready to serve and support customers and quickly respond to all their needs. Caterpillar is a leader in technology and the main producer of machinery for construction and mining activities, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines.

Its range of products, composing more than 300 machines, sets the standard for its industrial sector. Famous for its yellow products with tracks, Caterpillar produces a vast range of heavy vehicles, mainly work vehicles and construction machinery, including hydraulic excavators, backhoe loaders, and articulated trucks.

Cat Lift Trucks is instead the forklift division of the Group. Caterpillar is also a leader in technology and a major producer of machinery for construction and mining activities, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines.

Caterpillar Hydraulics Italia s.r.l., based in Jesi (AN), is one of Caterpillar’s Italian plants, where they produce hydraulic cylinders that are installed on Caterpillar machines. The process consists of mechanical work, welding, assembly, and final painting of the hydraulic cylinder.

 

CHALLENGE 

Caterpillar Hydraulics Italia s.r.l. chose Tesar for production management and industrial quality management.

The company chose motis2 to collect data and manage and control production, and SICOP module 1 for statistical process control.

Tesar also interfaced the ERP management software present at the company (AS/400 ACG V.2).

From the CAT hardware perspective, the company chose TS 300 touch-screen industrial terminals.

 

BENEFIT 

Error resetting during data-entry operations that is automatic and no longer manual means time saved to dedicate to other activities.

 

SOLUTION

Caterpillar Hydraulics Italia s.r.l. chose Tesar for production management and industrial quality management. Specifically, it chose motis2 to collect data and control and manage production, and sicop for statistical process control.

Tesar also interfaced the ERP management software present at the company.