ESPRIT II Project 2202 'CIM-PLATO':

Computer Integrated Manufacturing Planning Toolbox

An environment for integration of information flow between planning and execution systems.

The objective of this project is to develop a prototype toolbox consisting of computer-aided procedures and tools to design, plan and install FMS and FAS systems within CIM environments.

The toolbox will contain tools and components for:

Researchers:

H. Afsarmanesh, L.O. Hertzberger, G.R. Meijer, A. Visser

Cooperations:

Fraunhofer-Ipk, Bull SA, FIAR, Induyco/Investronica, Kuka Schweissanlagen & Roboter GmbH, Psi GmbH, University College Galway, Universidad Politecnica De Madrid, Renault Automation, Universidade Nova De Lisboa, Rpk Der Universitšt Karlsruhe, Ladseb-Cnrp, Politecnico Di Milano

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