Power in the hands of the
AlphaTex is a new standard
in production monitoring and fabric inspection.
makes use of Ethernet technology to exchange information
with machines in the production area. The advantages of using Ethernet are
substantial; high speed and stable connections, network shareable between
multiple applications, easy to install, easy to maintain, and an industrial
is Windows based and offers the most modern technology including wireless
A key module of this
real time management information system is the
"Machine-Status" tool. The current status of each machine is
represented by the color of the icon in the weave room layout. Machine
status indicators include a specific colour for all running machines
while various colours indicate the specific reason for each machine
that is stopped.
efficiency, and stop levels are permanently calculated and include
alarms for deviations from the standard.
By simply pointing and clicking on a machine, all manner of machine
details and information are displayed.
Monitoring includes a very powerful report generator that allows
each user to build customized reports according to their own
specific needs. An Excel-interface is included in the standard
package; interfaces to ERP-systems to import/export data are
available as a standard option.
The system also includes a
planning tool with a graphical plan board.
Planning information is always up-to-date because the machine data is
collected on a real time basis.
With the AlphaTex
system all relevant production information is always available
right on time. In case of multiple production sites it is possible
to centralize all information. With the optional web-reports, it
is also possible to have access to the AlphaTex system from any
location in the world