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Welding programming: Intelligent automated use of the CAD model

E-Learning for practitioners

What if we told you that despite your automated production, you are still far from realizing the full potential of your robot cells?

  • Automation
  • Digital Factory
  • Offline Programming Simulation
  • Welding

Partnership between SIASUN and CENIT

SIASUN chooses CENIT to develop software for simulation and programming of their new 3D laser machine

SIASUN , China’s leading manufacturer of Robot and Automation Equipment, decides to cooperate exclusively with CENIT AG to create a state-of-the-art software for their new 3D laser machine. The...

  • Digital Factory
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • FASTSUITE
  • Laser Cutting
  • NC
  • Offline Programming

FASTSUITE Prima Power Edition exclusively available for Prima Power...

Laser cutting processes raised to a new level

We have a long-standing partnership with PRIMA POWER, a leading manufacturer of 2D and 3D laser cutting systems. The portfolio of PRIMA includes machines, components, technologies and complete...

  • Digital Factory
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Laser Cutting
  • NC
  • Offline Programming Simulation
  • Robot simulation

Digital Production: Data Continuity from Design to Manufacturing

Data continuity becomes process continuity

"Increase your degree of automation and increase productivity," was the previous motto. True, but the productivity gained is lost again if, due to a lack of data continuity between departments, e.g....

  • Automation
  • Digital Factory
  • Industrie 4.0

FASTSUITE - ready - set - go

Offline programming of arc welding jobs with no downtime

The advantage of offline programming over manual teaching of machinery is that it does not require any capacity of the production line. This provides an economic benefit especially in the manufacture...

  • Arc Welding
  • Automation
  • Offline Programming
  • Robot Programming
  • Robot Welding
  • welding technologies
Expert Paper

Digital Twin - Definition and Benefit for Manufacture

Expert Paper

Was does 'digital twin' mean? Why do some speak of a product twin and others of a system twin? Our recommendation: Take a closer look at the definition of the technology concept. This will give you a...

  • Automation
  • Digital Twin
  • Internet of Things
  • Smart Manufacturing

AutomationML as component of efficient offline programming of robots

Conference report on a R&D project at Airbus

Airbus is automating their production and use an increasing amount of robots from different manufacturers. At the AutomationML User Conference, the aircraft manufacturer presented their approach to...

  • Automation
  • Internet of Things
  • Industrie 4.0

Programming and simulation of 3D laser cutting systems

E-learning for practitioners

How can you make laser cutting processes more flexible? How can you reduce programming times? In a hands-on webinar our experts present the application example of a sheet metal manufacturing company...

  • Automation
  • Laser Cutting
  • Offline Programming
  • Robot Programming
  • sheet metal working

Expert Paper: More IT efficiency in production

Simulation and programming of joining operations in body-in-white construction

Robots that weld, glue, fold or paint sheet metal parts are a familiar sight in automotive workshops. In body-in-white construction, there has been a high degree of automation for a long time, which...

  • Automation
  • Digital Factory
  • Body-in-White

Thinking ahead with automation

Anyone who automates nowadays plans beyond the individual production process. Visitors to IMTS confirmed this once again.

  • Automation
  • Digital Factory
  • Digital Factory Simulation
  • Digital Twin
  • Offline Programming
  • PLC Validation

CENIT at the EuroBLECH 2018

Stuttgart, August 29, 2018 - Whether arc and spot welding, path welding, roller hemming, 3D laser cutting or painting - the 3D simulation platform FASTSUITE Edition 2 from CENIT masters all complex...

  • Arc Welding
  • Automation
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Laser Cutting
  • Offline Programming Simulation
  • Robot Programming
  • Robot Welding

Positive outlook for automation

Carsten Stumpf, General Manager Kawasaki Robotics EMEA, made time for a short talk with our editorial team at Automatica in Munich. His assessment of Germany as a hub for technology is optimistic.

  • Automation
  • Offline Programming

Robotic Arc-Weld Additive Manufacturing

Did you know that it is possible to generate programs for all manufacturing steps from nothing but CAD data? A joint project of CENIT and FANUC is based on the approach of hybrid manufacturing. The...

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Arc Welding
  • Automate
  • Automation
  • FASTSUITE
  • Offline Programming
  • OLP
  • Robot Programming
  • Robot Welding
  • Welding
  • Welding Technologies
  • Additive Manufacturing

Concepts for tomorrow's production

At Automatica, FANUC and 20 partners showed how "Automated Intelligence" is changing industrial production. The FASTSUITE newsroom team had the opportunity to talk to Jürgen Barth, Key Account Manager...

  • Automation
  • Offline Programming

FASTSUITE Edition 2: First reseller in South Korea

With the signing of the contract at Automatica 2018, IS SOFT (Gunpo-si, Gyeonggi-do/South Korea) becomes reseller of FASTSUITE Edition 2 in South Korea. IS SOFT has been a system integrator for...

  • Offline Programming
  • Simulation

Advanced automation through offline programming is the key.

In today’s economic environment, large scale construction projects are booming. Updates to public infrastructure alone—roads, bridges, hospitals, airports and transportation hubs—could keep...

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Arc Welding
  • Automation
  • Offline Programming
  • OLP
  • Robot Welding

Laser welding at the highest level

With a special technology integration, adapted to the TruLaser Robot 5020 and TRUMPF TruLaser Weld 5000, FASTSUITE offers optimal support to use and operate the system efficiently and to obtain high...

  • Digital Factory Simulation
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Offline Programming
  • Robot Programming
  • Robot simulation
  • Robot Welding
  • Welding
  • Welding Technologies
  • Laser Welding

HIROTEC implements Digital Twin with FASTSUITE Edition 2

HiROTEC implemented FASTSUITE as a platform for all steps from cell planning to PLC validation. A first milestone is the digital twin of a production cell for vehicle doors.

  • Automation
  • Digital Twin
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • PLC Validation
  • Virtual Commissioning

The digital factory in a software package

At this year’s IMTS (Booth 133331, East Building) we will present the latest version of FASTSUITE Edition 2 – the next-generation 3D simulation software for the digital factory. The new features in...

  • Arc Welding
  • assembly lines
  • Digital Twin
  • Kawasaki
  • OPC Foundation
  • Robot simulation
  • Robotics market
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • PLC Validation
  • CADENAS
  • Process plannig
  • Factory Floor Layout
  • Virtual Commissioning

Partnership for China 2025: RISONG and CENIT

The Chinese system integrator RISONG was looking for a software tool for more efficiency in customer projects. CENIT was able to offer this with FASTSUITE Edition 2. During the talks in 2017, however,...

"The world's most advanced aircraft assembly line"

Robots in fuselage assembly

Premium AEROTEC, one of the world's leading suppliers of aircraft structures, has made the production of single aisle sections even faster and more efficient with the successful introduction of...

  • Aviation
  • Offline Programming
  • Automation
  • software simulation programs
  • robotics programming
  • assembly lines
  • airframe assembly software
  • aerospace assembly
  • Bohren und Nieten
  • Rumpfmontage

Crown relies on FASTSUITE Edition 2 for offline programming of robotic...

Robot welding: More efficiency for programming and equipment fabrication

The forklift manufacturer Crown relies heavily on robotic welding automation for production of their equipment in the Roding (Germany) facility. The results for increased productivity and weld quality...

  • forklift manufacturer
  • forklift
  • Arc Welding
  • Arc Welding for Forklift Manufacturers
  • FASTSUITE
  • Digital Factory Simulation
  • Automation
  • How to program a robot
  • robotics programming
  • Robot simulation
  • Offline Programming
  • Simulation
  • OLP
  • welding technologies
  • Robot Welding

JETRO chooses CENIT Japan to drive innovation

Hoping to innovate Japan's manufacturing industry

CENIT Japan was chosen for one of JETRO’s economic innovation programs - a project to support foreign companies in conducting IoT projects in Japan in cooperation with Japanese companies.

  • Japan
  • Conected Industries
  • Industrie 4.0
  • Digital Twin
  • Smart Manufacturing

Tapping the Essential Knowledge of Your Shop Floor

Welding and Robotic Automation

Robotic automation has been heavily used for welding applications for years now, as evidenced by numerous commercial solutions available in the market. Over time, fabrication engineers have amassed...

  • Arc Welding
  • welding technologies
  • robotics programming
  • Automation
  • robotic automation
  • forklift
  • How to program a robot
  • Robot Programming
  • Robot simulation

Welding robots increase production of industrial forklifts

Advanced automation through offline programming is the key.

Today’s rapidly increasing flow of goods is keeping the order books of industrial forklift manufacturers full. To keep pace with future demands, those manufacturers are intensely working on...

  • Arc Welding
  • robotics programming
  • robotic automation
  • How to program a robot
  • Robot Programming
Fastsuite - Laser cutting with automated data feedback

Laser cutting with automated data feedback

How do you go about ensuring dimensional accuracy in your laser cutting processes? You measure the component and enter the correction values in the drawing - perhaps even by hand. This is a job that...

  • Laser Cutting
  • Measurement data feedback
FASTSUITE supports of all robot brands

Going Strong and fueling change

North American robotics market

Indicators for the North American robotics market are at an all-time high. The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) reports about the strongest First Quarter On Record with USD 516 Million in orders...

  • Robotics Industries Association
  • Robotics market
  • Automation
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
White Paper Industry 4.0

White paper: Next generation digital factory software

Industry 4.0 is so-named because of it’s the fourth and latest incarnation of the Industrial Revolution. It represents the radical change that’s shaking the very foundations of the manufacturing...

  • White Paper
  • Simulation
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • System Integrator
The success of CENIT Japan K.K. presented at CEBIT by JETRO

The success of CENIT Japan K.K. presented at CEBIT by JETRO

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world. Now they are hosting a Japan...

  • NC
  • PLC
  • Robot
Industry 4.0

Virtual manufacturing solutions

Industry 4.0 needs new programming and simulation environments

Industry 4.0 is so-named because of it’s the fourth and latest incarnation of the Industrial Revolution. It represents the radical change that’s shaking the very foundations of the manufacturing...

  • Industrie 4.0
  • Simulation
  • Virtual Twin
Cooperating Robots ABB & Jenoptik

FASTSUITE Edition 2 – The new Digital Factory: one platform, endless...

CENIT at Automate 2017 – Booth 2025

The trend of highly individualized products leads to many unique variables, low production batches, and the need for flexible automation systems. To support this steady evolution, a next generation of...

  • Automate
  • Virtual Process Planning
  • Offline Programming
  • Simulation
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Engineering
  • Usability
  • System Integrator
Nikolai D'Agostino, Digital Factory Solution, CENIT

CENIT Establishes a Research Department

CENIT is breaking new ground in the comprehensive digitization of industrial production processes with the help of its own research department.

A Think Tank for Digital Transformation in Production

A range of technological conditions have to be created first for highly flexible and networked production that is dynamically organized and...

  • Research Department
  • Industrie 4.0
  • Simulation
  • EITEC
  • SOWEMA
OPC FOUNDATION

CENIT joins OPC Foundation

FASTSUITE Edition 2: Interface for Machine-to-Machine Communication

Our FASTSUITE Edition 2 software is designed to make automation easier and more efficient for manufacturers and system integrators. The digital factory solution therefore supports all tasks that arise...

  • OPC Foundation
  • Automation
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • machine-to-machine-communication
  • M2M
  • Industrie 4.0
  • OPC-UA

FASTSUITE Edition 2 - Ready for Industry 4.0

The trend of highly individualized products will lead to high variants, low production batches and flexible automation systems. The use of robot-based applications will dramatically increase. Digital...

  • Simulation
  • Industrie 4.0
  • Internet of Things
  • Automation
  • robotics programming
  • Smart Manufacturing
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