DePuy Synthes is a medical device manufacturer mindful of their environmental impact, that will leverage the DENiM technologies to achieve more sustainable production and maximise the use of renewable energy.

Objectives & Technologies

  • Increase the monitoring of manufacturing assets associated with the Poly process
  • Provide capabilities to visualise asset usage in near real-time
  • Enable fault detection and diagnostics for key assets
  • Identify opportunities to reduce production scrap
  • Conduct skill gap analysis and develop training programmes

Expected Targets

Digitalisation

Equip 50% of production support equipment and 25% of production specific equipment with automated Fault Detection and Diagnostics

Energy Efficiency

Asset mapping and prediction of energy consumption for discrete part types to 95% accuracy

Cost Savings

Product Life Cycle Cost reduction of over 15% through process optimisation