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Preventing infection and maintaining operations in manufacturing and assembly facilities

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Succeeding in the fight against infections like Covid-19 needs a new way of working !

Implementation of social distancing measures, disinfection of surfaces and equipment and the introduction of personal protective equipment, as well  the operational challenges related to things such availability of parts, staff mobility and potential quaratine will change the way that your operators and our support staff work in your facilities.

Atlas Copco can help you to minimise the impact from any of these new challenges,  allowing you to operate safe and stress free working environments whilst maintaining productivity and the high quality of your products.

Rotaction sockets, safety when working with gloves no longer an issue
Rotaction sockets, safety when working with gloves no longer an issue
Wearing gloves can help to limit the spread of infection but it is not always safe to wear gloves, especially when working with tools where there is a risk of entanglement in the moving parts! Rotaction sockets provide a safe solution and there is a range of over 500 standard options.

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Wearing gloves can help to limit the spread of infection but it is not always safe to wear gloves, especially when working with tools where there is a risk of entanglement in the moving parts! Rotaction sockets provide a safe solution and there is a range of over 500 standard options.

See the Rotaction range >>
Wearing gloves can help to limit the spread of infection but it is not always safe to wear gloves, especially when working with tools where there is a risk of entanglement in the moving parts! Rotaction sockets provide a safe solution and there is a range of over 500 standard options.

See the Rotaction range >>
Using gloves and cleaning HMI's
Using gloves and cleaning HMI's
Use of PPE equipment is essential to avoid spread of Covid and other infections. Typically touchscreens do not work well or at all if the operator is wearing gloves, but not with our Assembly Control Node. A powerful industrial PC rated IP65 so it is easy and safe to disinfect.

Discover AC Node >>
 
Use of PPE equipment is essential to avoid spread of Covid and other infections. Typically touchscreens do not work well or at all if the operator is wearing gloves, but not with our Assembly Control Node. A powerful industrial PC rated IP65 so it is easy and safe to disinfect.

Discover AC Node >>
Use of PPE equipment is essential to avoid spread of Covid and other infections. Typically touchscreens do not work well or at all if the operator is wearing gloves, but not with our Assembly Control Node. A powerful industrial PC rated IP65 so it is easy and safe to disinfect.

Discover AC Node >>
Healthy tools - resuming production and disinfecting your tools
Healthy tools - resuming production and disinfecting your tools
Our service experts or on hand with calibration, maintenance and startup services to make sure your production returns to maximum as soon as possible. They also have advice on how to clean your tools to help prevent infection, so that you can make a safe and hassle free return to operations.

Clean Tools >>
 
Our service experts or on hand with calibration, maintenance and startup services to make sure your production returns to maximum as soon as possible. They also have advice on how to clean your tools to help prevent infection, so that you can make a safe and hassle free return to operations.

Clean Tools >>
Line side, mobile quality assurance
Line side, mobile quality assurance
STpad is the most versatile of the QA Platform products. A mobile tablet form that can be used with IRC-Connect, STwrench or with STbench, it can transform quality assurance checks across an entire process. And being IP65 rated, no matter how many different operators use it, liquid disinfectants are safe to use.

See the STpad >>
 
STpad is the most versatile of the QA Platform products. A mobile tablet form that can be used with IRC-Connect, STwrench or with STbench, it can transform quality assurance checks across an entire process. And being IP65 rated, no matter how many different operators use it, liquid disinfectants are safe to use.

See the STpad >>
STpad is the most versatile of the QA Platform products. A mobile tablet form that can be used with IRC-Connect, STwrench or with STbench, it can transform quality assurance checks across an entire process. And being IP65 rated, no matter how many different operators use it, liquid disinfectants are safe to use.

See the STpad >>
Social distancing with remote visibility of your operations
Social distancing with remote visibility of your operations
One of the easiest ways to help maintain a safe distance between your employees is to limit the number of people working in an area. ToolsTalk2 helps you to maintain your social distances by centralising visibility, traceability, configuration and maintenance of your entire process.

Read more here >>
 
One of the easiest ways to help maintain a safe distance between your employees is to limit the number of people working in an area. ToolsTalk2 helps you to maintain your social distances by centralising visibility, traceability, configuration and maintenance of your entire process.

Read more here >>
One of the easiest ways to help maintain a safe distance between your employees is to limit the number of people working in an area. ToolsTalk2 helps you to maintain your social distances by centralising visibility, traceability, configuration and maintenance of your entire process.

Read more here >>
Limit the time extra staff are on the line
Limit the time extra staff are on the line
Speeding up the time taken for line side quality checks is another way to reduce the number of people in an area. QA Platform 4.0 is the next generation of Quality Assurance management. STbench delivers fast mobile joint simulation, ToolsNet 8 & QA Supervisor trigger and manage inspections to limit close interaction with others, and the wireless data collectors enable safe distancing on even fixtured tools.

See the QA Platform solutions >>
 
Speeding up the time taken for line side quality checks is another way to reduce the number of people in an area. QA Platform 4.0 is the next generation of Quality Assurance management. STbench delivers fast mobile joint simulation, ToolsNet 8 & QA Supervisor trigger and manage inspections to limit close interaction with others, and the wireless data collectors enable safe distancing on even fixtured tools.

See the QA Platform solutions >>
Speeding up the time taken for line side quality checks is another way to reduce the number of people in an area. QA Platform 4.0 is the next generation of Quality Assurance management. STbench delivers fast mobile joint simulation, ToolsNet 8 & QA Supervisor trigger and manage inspections to limit close interaction with others, and the wireless data collectors enable safe distancing on even fixtured tools.

See the QA Platform solutions >>
Do you have questions?
Do you have questions?
Contact one of our experts here to ask for more information, get support or to discuss your applications.

Ask an expert >>
 
Contact one of our experts here to ask for more information, get support or to discuss your applications.

Ask an expert >>
New or cover operators guided through error proofed processes
New or cover operators guided through error proofed processes
Limited staff levels due to social distancing or illness can mean having to think carefully about where you most experienced are deployed. SQS 3 introduces operator guidance to your processes so that even employees that have never worked a particular application before can complete the job with zero faults!

Take the first step to error proof production >>
 
Limited staff levels due to social distancing or illness can mean having to think carefully about where you most experienced are deployed. SQS 3 introduces operator guidance to your processes so that even employees that have never worked a particular application before can complete the job with zero faults!

Take the first step to error proof production >>
Limited staff levels due to social distancing or illness can mean having to think carefully about where you most experienced are deployed. SQS 3 introduces operator guidance to your processes so that even employees that have never worked a particular application before can complete the job with zero faults!

Take the first step to error proof production >>
Make sure it's business as usual with full service support
Make sure it's business as usual with full service support
Whenever tools or systems have not been used for a while there is always a risk that there will be issues when normal activity is resumed. Batteries could have drained, power outages or spikes may affect programming, or tools may have past their service due dates. Talk to us about service a calibration now, not when you need your tools working, and let us help you restart production with full onsite support.

Book your engineers >>
 
Whenever tools or systems have not been used for a while there is always a risk that there will be issues when normal activity is resumed. Batteries could have drained, power outages or spikes may affect programming, or tools may have past their service due dates. Talk to us about service a calibration now, not when you need your tools working, and let us help you restart production with full onsite support.

Book your engineers >>
Whenever tools or systems have not been used for a while there is always a risk that there will be issues when normal activity is resumed. Batteries could have drained, power outages or spikes may affect programming, or tools may have past their service due dates. Talk to us about service a calibration now, not when you need your tools working, and let us help you restart production with full onsite support.

Book your engineers >>
Medical device regulations and support for electronics manufacturers
Medical device regulations and support for electronics manufacturers
With increased demand on medical device manufacturers, and the introduction of the new Medical Device Regulations (MDR), having accurate, reliable and traceable tightening is more and more necessary. Microtorque delivers against all of these criteria for all electronic device manufacturers.

Discover MicroTorque here >>
 
With increased demand on medical device manufacturers, and the introduction of the new Medical Device Regulations (MDR), having accurate, reliable and traceable tightening is more and more necessary. Microtorque delivers against all of these criteria for all electronic device manufacturers.

Discover MicroTorque here >>
With increased demand on medical device manufacturers, and the introduction of the new Medical Device Regulations (MDR), having accurate, reliable and traceable tightening is more and more necessary. Microtorque delivers against all of these criteria for all electronic device manufacturers.

Discover MicroTorque here >>
Virtual demonstrations and training
Virtual demonstrations and training
Limiting the number of employees that you have on site, and the number of external visitors means it is not always possible for us to visit for demonstrations or to answer questions, but that does not mean we can't show you! With our dedicated training centre, we can hold virtual demonstrations that accurately recreate your application or explain exactly how certain problems could be resolved.

Virtual Demonstrations - Real Solutions >>
 
Limiting the number of employees that you have on site, and the number of external visitors means it is not always possible for us to visit for demonstrations or to answer questions, but that does not mean we can't show you! With our dedicated training centre, we can hold virtual demonstrations that accurately recreate your application or explain exactly how certain problems could be resolved.

Virtual Demonstrations - Real Solutions >>
Limiting the number of employees that you have on site, and the number of external visitors means it is not always possible for us to visit for demonstrations or to answer questions, but that does not mean we can't show you! With our dedicated training centre, we can hold virtual demonstrations that accurately recreate your application or explain exactly how certain problems could be resolved.

Virtual Demonstrations - Real Solutions >>
Work smartly and implement changes based on real time data
Work smartly and implement changes based on real time data
Remotely monitoring your processes and only making adjustments or changes when the data indicates it, helps to reduce the number of people working together and maintains social distancing. ToolsNet 8 collects data from across all of your production giving you full control and visibility.

Complete process improvement tool >>
 
Remotely monitoring your processes and only making adjustments or changes when the data indicates it, helps to reduce the number of people working together and maintains social distancing. ToolsNet 8 collects data from across all of your production giving you full control and visibility.

Complete process improvement tool >>
Remotely monitoring your processes and only making adjustments or changes when the data indicates it, helps to reduce the number of people working together and maintains social distancing. ToolsNet 8 collects data from across all of your production giving you full control and visibility.

Complete process improvement tool >>

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