Entries by Bettina Hummel

Trendsetting

The machine manufacturer WEINMANN has been setting trends in timber construction production since 1985. To date, the Swabian company located in St. Johann, Germany, has become the world market leader for timber construction systems – both for carpentry plants, module manufacturers and the prefabricated house industry. The connecting element has always been software from granIT. […]

Gain time – react more flexibly!

The Natursteinbetriebe Wigastone in Steinwenden, Rhineland-Palatinate, is a prime example of the successful use of MES powered by granIT in medium-sized companies. Managing director, founder and “doer” Armin Wigand reports in an interview about the successful development of his company and the key role granIT software plays in it.

Convincing!

MES from granIT have long been fully integrated and accepted in WeberHaus’ prefabricated house production. A conversation about new territory, step-by-step, table utilization, robots and trolleys. At WeberHaus in Rheinau, Baden, the granIT Manufacturing Execution System (MES) has also been ensuring efficient processes in prefabricated house production since the beginning of 2021. We talked to […]

Vocational training that highlights personal strengths

The (former) trainee Steffen Plievier was taken on as a permanent employee in the granIT team. To be quite honest: The fact that we train at granIT also has to do with a certain self-interest. After all, the IT industry needs competent, creative and future-oriented specialists – not least for rapidly growing and highly specialized […]

MES: Avoid the 5 most common mistakes

Five wrong steps you should avoid The introduction of a MES does not only bring high expectations for the software developers. MES user management is also challenged. Keywords: Clear transparency, long-term financing and user involvement and integration.

Five questions – one answer: MES

The Manufacturing Execution System (MES) also makes sense for manufacturing companies with rather short production processes. Just ask the questions – we will provide the answers! Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) are booming. And not only in large, fully automated production lines with dozens of robots, but also in smaller production plants. More and more future-oriented, […]

MES: granIT for granite!

Finally – granIT (graphical numerical information technology) works with the natural stone granite! How MES can increase production efficiency even on compact production lines. An example from natural stone processing. Innovative companies are often characterized by a certain curiosity. In other words: Those who know from experience that there is more over the horizon can […]

MES offers more

Manufacturing Execution System (MES) powered by granIT are perfect for many things: reducing costs, reducing rejects, ensuring delivery dates and more… As a central, basically organizing and synchronizing element in a decentralized system, MES is of elementary importance. Digitalization and expansion of complex, automated and (partly) robotically executed processes – MES powered by granIT act […]

The plus in every production

The Manufacturing Execution System MES – from the practical level for the practical level! Where, when and why are Manufacturing Execution Systems used in a production process? And how can MES achieve highly responsive, economical and transparent processes in a production chain? Our new video provides clear answers!