Since the beginning of 2000, BOSSARD Group assists Michelin on its industrial automation control process.
SAUFI and OSCAR softwares carry out an automatic control of tyre curing and traceability for Michelin tyres worldwide.
Bossard, Michelin unique contact on this process since 2002, provides its expertise in all worldwide Michelin production sites (Europe, China, Thailand, Brazil…).
Automatic control is made up of the main following functions:
In level 1 :
- Implementation and setting up of PLC program (ROCKWELL)
- Implementation and setting up of a communication gateway
- Communication tests and acceptance tests
In level 2 :
- Application configuration …
- Definition of verification parameters : verification structures, verification recipes, correlations, cavity allocation…
- Display of verification results : verification alarms, curing faults forms …
- Autonomy and time management.