Beyond its signature Model 7220 slat fillers, Modular Packaging Systems provides integrated packaging lines for pharmaceutical users, incorporating line monitoring, OEE, and CFR 21 Part 11, camera and printer interfaces – all through its standard B&R automation platform.
Package Machinery Company exhibited a 6-axis servo-driven overwrapper with a B&R control system that includes a 10-inch touch panel providing operational controls, safety, diagnostics, temperature, changeover videos, status, and even a complete machine manual.
Weiler Labeling displayed B&R’s latest multi-touch panel technology, finding that it can perform more than traditional HMI tasks. They are highlighting their serialization capabilities, running instructional videos and presenting an interactive survey. Weiler sees the value of B&R touch panels to integrate vision, coding, runtime PC and various customized functionalities to support evolving requirements for labeling and serialization.