Presentation

The robotic line in question focuses on the base and the insulation of the inner door of a dishwasher. A semi-finished tub with plant and automation produces various versions.

Several robotic cells are experiencing operation failures, unexpected stoppages and delays in the production line, since they are about to reach the end of their designed life.

Gorenje Group

Expected Outcomes

Improved production stability

Higher operational and equipment effectiveness

Increased cost-effectiveness

Extended machine lifetime

Increased material and resource efficiency

Reduced environmental impact

KPI-1

Maintenance cost effectiveness

0 %
Cost decrease

KPI-2

Operational Effectiveness

0 %
Increase

KPI-4

Expected Useful Lifetime

+ 0
Years of lifetime extension

Presentation

Gorenje has to find new and innovative ways to reduce time-to-market on a range of products and increase quality to be competitive. Equipment digitalisation and refurbishment process in the white enamelling line will be critical to achieving this.

The production line in question is an automatic spraying cabin, which uses enamel powder applied with help of spraying guns. After re-hanging, parts are burned at burning oven.

Gorenje Group

Expected technical improvements:

Cycle time reduction

and increased operational effectiveness

Lower maintenance and spare part expenses

Increased material and resource efficiency

Reduced emissions

Extended machine lifetime

Expected Outcomes

KPI-1

Safety and environment

0 %
Emission decrease

KPI-2

Maintenance and cost Effectiveness

0 %
Expenses decrease

KPI-4

Expected Useful Lifetime

+ 0
Years of lifetime extension