SICK is presenting its own smart factory that produces batch
size 1 and serial products on the same line. This flexibility has
been made possible by sensor intelligence: programmable and
Sawdust and wood shavings make the use of conventional safety
sensors more difficult in automated wood processing plants.
Nevertheless, sensors must do their job reliably and precisely for
Companies all over the world are facing the challenge of
networking together machines and higher-ranking IT systems in
production and logistics. We want to support and drive forward this
As Manager of the Communication Department, Ute Hofmann is responsible for external and internal communication at SICK. Whereby the focus is on digitalization and Industry 4.0, in particular. Ute Hofmann has been active at SICK since 2016.
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