Automation in on-Demand Manufacturing: The Cutting Line Automation
This paper is focusing on the on-demand cutting line automation. This work is based on the on-demand production
line build for the Hilding Anders Baltic factory. Hilding Anders Baltic produces around 1,3 million mattress covers every year,
around 5%-10% is on-demand products. The main focus Pf this paper is on fabric handling automation – how to make it
quicker and easier.
Index Terms - Automation, Cutter, Robot, CAD, CAM, Industry 4.0, Storage Robot, Fabric Rolls, Rotacut,Vibracut,
on-demand, Cutting Line, Fabric Storage.