Mr. Lukas, Andritz Küsters
specializes in technologies for the nonwovens industry. Which
steps have been taken recently to address the topic I4.0?
Lukas: Andritz has pooled its relevant expertise under a new
technology brand that covers smart sensors, big data analytics
and augmented reality.
Andreas Lukas, Managing Director, Andritz Küsters.
Augmented reality is a good topic
that has not been mentioned so far. What are the advantages of
Lukas: Portrayal of important information where operations
are taking place and always with respect to the product or
object are compelling arguments in favor of using Augmented
Reality. Other benefits for customers include conventional
operating manuals are converted into digital instructions,
virtual tools can be displayed in the real work environment, and
users can perform difficult work sequences with a lower error