Service Thread specializes in the design and development of industrial thread and engineered yarn. With a commitment to emerging technologies and cutting-edge tools, they develop solutions for their clients’ product and processing problems.
Case Study type: Industry 4.0 / Smart Factory / IoT
Technologies Employed: IoT, barcode scanning, mobile, Cloud hosting
Partners: Particle, Microsoft Azure IoT Hub
Service Thread wanted visibility of their spinning machine uptime so they could take steps to improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE). Like other manufacturers, knowing if a machine is up or down is critical to Service Thread, and increased utilization would add significantly to the bottom line.