SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Essex Furukawa, the world’s largest manufacturer of the magnet wire/winding wire that powers motors, including for electric vehicles (EVs), has selected Sight Machine Inc. as the manufacturing productivity platform for its plants in China, the United States and Germany, Sight Machine announced today.
The agreement extends the digital transformation initiative begun at Essex Furukawa’s magnet wire plant in Torreón, Mexico, where Sight Machine has helped Essex Furukawa increase production needed to meet fast-growing demand from EV production. Essex Furukawa will now use Sight Machine to improve manufacturing quality, speed and uptime in its plants supplying automakers in four of the world’s six largest auto making countries.
Sight Machine’s streaming data pipeline turns plant data into common data models that capture manufacturing reality in digital form, enabling manufacturers to resolve production problems and continuously improve performance, quality and availability.
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