CodeIT Enterprise™ meeting new countries

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Marine Harvest ASA is one of the largest seafood companies in the world, and the world’s largest producer of Atlantic salmon. CodeIT Enterprise is a long term investment for Marine Harvest and part of there growth strategy, at CodeIT we are proud of the continous growth within the Marine Harvest Group, today there is installations in Norway, Ireland, Scotland, soon followed by USA and Canada.

Efficient production in the factory at sea, equipped with CodeIT Enterprise™

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CodeIT Enterprise™ with coding equipment aboard the new flagship of Norwegian factory trawler fleet.

New "Ramoen" is ready for the first fishing trip! The boat has a high-tech factory with the best equipment available today. CodeIT have supplied all coding equipment and scanners to identify and record all levels of packaging, from small boxes to pallets. Software CodeIT Enterprise™ ensures that all marking is carried out safely. An automatic coding station with box feeder and CodeIT labeling machine AL D43 ensures that empty containers are labeled accurately and reduces the load on operators.

Freezing fish within hours after it is caught is a way of capturing both taste and Arctic freshness. For this reason Ramoens goal is to freeze the fish within six hours after it is taken on board.

Flexibility with CodeIT Enterprise™

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Today's automation technology is very complicated and system integration in a factory costing many engineering hours. With a modern integration toolbox as CodeIT Enterprise™ there is no need for the customer to be versed in the details. Systems and equipment can easily be selected from different vendors.

CodeIT Enterprise™ is flexible and integrates into customers current systems and processes, talk with all surrounding intelligence in realtime. Flexibility regarding brands and technology in equipment, printers, robots, scanners, x-ray, scales etc. The printer process is defined per printer and functions are configured based on the needs of each printer, for example handling of scanners, barcodes etc.

In the future the customer can procure equipment on a purchase basis optimally way, CodeIT Enterprise™ talks with whatever you´ve got.

• Integration with third party suppliers (SCADA, MES, EMI, ERP, etc.)
• Pallet labeling solutions, unique pallet identity, SSCC code handling (ERP and WMS)
• Communication with automation (PLC)
• Communication with I/O devices
• Communication with all equipment, printerbrands and technologies (P&A, Laser, TTOL, CIJ etc)
• Separate sequence handling for each process
• Scalability, ability to enhance the solution by adding new equipment and packaging lines as well as new application funtionalities.
• Databas handling

CodeIT Enterprise™ -Puts you in control

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At CodeIT we provide our customers with expert advice and analysis, software, hardware, installation and support. We have over 20 years’ experience with critical business applications in many types of industries and are known for having a high level of product, system, application, technology and engineering expertise and the capacity needed to help achieve a rapid and successful implementation of connected manufacturing. 

Today CodeIT has integrated close to a thousand productionlines, from one site to multiple facilities around the Nordic countries, USA, Scottland and Ireland. Common for all installations is the open and flexible standard toolbox CodeIT Enterprise™ with built-in drivers and connectors that makes it easy to be flexible and scalable for the future. Integrating manufacturing systems with automation is the holy grail of efficiency, CodeIT Enterprise™ enable companies to leverage real-time information exchange between the business layer and the production layer to increase operational efficiency.

CodeIT Enterprise™ helps companies in many different fields to turn labeling, coding and traceability into a strategic asset with lower costs and greater independence. Integrating the top floor with the shop floor with CodeIT Enterprise™ drives increased operational efficiency in line with Industry 4.0 and «Smart factory» thinking, a production with shorter adjustment and lead times, fewer errors, more flexibility and no time-consuming programming. 

Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth industrial revolution is a concept from Germany aimed at computerization of the manufacturing industry where communication and IT system automates the production and create connected, intelligent factories. Smart and intelligent factories are characterized by greater flexibility, efficiency and productivity.

CodeIT Enterprise continues to grow within the Lantmännen Group

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Lantmännen, one of the largest food groups in the Nordic region announced during 2015 an agreement to acquire Vaasan Group OY, a leading bakery company in Finland and the Baltic region.The FINN CRISP brand was established in 1952, when FINN CRISP thin crisps were launched at the Helsinki Summer Olympic games. The common system for labelling and marking within Lantmännen Cerealia is based on CodeIT Enterprise which is handling Integration with ERP system M3, distribution of data to and from CodeIT, operator screens, label design, label layouts, marking of consumer packs, printing of labels for boxes, automatic pallet labelling, interaction with Conveyor control systems.

Connected manufacturing with CodeIT Enterprise™

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Almondy is a Gothenburg-based bakery that bakes and sells frozen cakes. The company was founded in 1982 and today the company exports cakes to more than 50 countries around the world. Each day Almondy bakes over 75,000 cakes and the absolute bestseller is the Daim cake, each year Swedes consume around 1,000,000 Daim cakes. To this successful company CodeIT has delivered our flexible integration tool CodeIT Enterprise including Autolabel Print and Apply machines. CodeIT Enterprise, the holy grail of labeling, coding and integration connecting top-floor with shop-floor. All master data is created and maintained in Almondy´s ERP system and the information required for marking is sent to CodeIT Enterprise. With CodeIT Enterprise Almondy have a standard software package in which an end-user application has been built by configuration, which means flexibility and scalable for the future.
Picture downloaded from Almondy Image Bank
http://www.almondy.com/sv/konsument/bildbank

Skytjeneste erstatter metervis med ringpermer

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Økte krav til kostnadseffektivitet i oljeservicesektoren har resultert i eMRB - en ny, skybasert tjeneste for dokumentasjon av leveranser. Kostbare og tungvinte løsninger kan nå erstattes av automatisert opprettelse - og vedlikehold av dokumentasjon - elektronisk og tilgjengelig i 'skyen'. CodeIT har utviklet en programvare som løser dokumentasjonskravet om Manufacturing Record Book (MRB) på en meget enkel måte.

– eMRB er det eneste systemet som på samme tid kan samle omfattende dokumentasjon og lagre den lokalt ved våre produksjonsanlegg i både Kina og Tyskland, forteller Andreas Harms, General Manager, Operations i TTS NMF.

Les hele artikkelen i Logistikk og Ledelse her.

 

Marine Harvest – Process upgrade

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Marine Harvest ASA is one of the largest seafood companies in the world.

On January 2nd 2016 Marine Harvest Norway launched an ERP upgrade, switching from Movex to M3 on all sites in Norway, including productions facilities and sales worldwide. The upgrade was not just a version upgrade, but also an update of many processes in terms of system usage in ERP. CodeIT AS has delivered system for all labeling, based on CodeIT Enterprise, and the integration between ERP and planning system and production systems. The CodeIT Integration Services (IS) is handling all downloading from ERP and Harvest Planning to Packing and labeling systems, as well as reporting of production in different ways. The integration is quite complex and has undergone extensive testing before GoLive. CodeIT Integration Services is designed for use towards different Labeling and Packing system, to allow future integration with other systems. CodeIT Integration Services uses CodeIT Enterprise to provide user interfaces.

CodeIT Enterprise continues to grow within the Lantmännen Cerealia Group

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The latest in a series of CodeIT installations is at Lantmännen's Cerealias plant in Järna, Sweden. Lantmännen Cerealia develops, manufactures and markets mainly cereal-basedproducts under strong brands such as AXA, Gyllenhammar and Kungsörnen. The CodeIT Enterprise solution is configured according to Lantmännen Ceralias specification and integrate all their current Auto ID Labelling and coding systems. CodeIT Enterprise talks with all the surrounding intelligence in real time and all data to be printed is collected from Cerealias ERP system.

http://www.cerealiafoodservice.se/

Related article from Packmarknaden 2/2016

Systemair choose CodeIT Enterprise to the plant in Skinnskatteberg, Sweden

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Systemair was founded 1974 and is a leading ventilation company with operations in 45 countries globally. The company manufacture and market high-quality ventilation products. The product portfolio comprises a wide range of energy efficient fans, air handling units, air distribution products, air conditioning products, air curtains and heating products.

Picture taken from https://www.systemair.com/Global/