AUTOMOTIVE

Since its founding, PREMIER has provided services to the automotive industry. From vehicle assembly, paint and body weld operations to component manufacturing and sub-assembly, PREMIER has wide experiences in the automotive industry. Our work history also reaches into the automotive supplier network where we have worked closely with several Tier 1, 2 and 3 suppliers. Still today, the automotive industry remains the predominant industry as a source of projects for PREMIER.

 

From Plant Floor To Executive Management

PREMIER's experience in architecting plant floor control systems, developing plant floor information systems and interfacing these to higher level Supply Chain or ERP business systems allows us to provide turnkey solutions with single point responsibility to our customers.

 

Vehicle Quality Systems

Quality has moved to the forefront of vehicle assembly processes. PREMIER's experience and knowledge in paint quality, vision validation systems and our relationships with high technology component manufacturers give our customers the best solutions in the industry.

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Information Systems
  • Have custom developed or leveraged off-the-shelf products and tools to design information system solutions that focus on real-time factory floor data collection providing decision makers access to information. Solutions have included:

    • Operational Performance Monitoring

    • Product Routing and Tracking

    • Product Scheduling

    • Traceability / Birth History

    • Error-Proofing

    • Root Cause Downtime Reporting

    • Technical knowledge and experience in a variety of software packages and platforms including Cimplicity, Wonderware, iFIX, Oracle, MS SQL

 

Quality
  • Have custom developed software package for paint quality interface. Developed vision solutions for location, orientation, and presence. Reporting includes vehicle ID tied to quality data to allow for a quicker reaction to issues during the vehicle assembly process. Solutions have included:

    • Paint Color Detail and Film Build

    • Badge Validation

    • Quality Reporting

    • Traceability

  • Technical knowledge and experience with paint testing and vision manufacturers such as X-rite, Cognex, and Keyence.

 

Automation & Control

  • Work closely with Material Handling OEMs to architect, develop and install material handling solutions for a variety of applications:

    • Overhead Power & Free Conveyors

    • Skillet Conveyors

    • Monorail Conveyors

    • Palletized and non-Palletized Systems

    • Transfer Lines

  • Technical knowledge and experience with major drive manufacturers such as Rockwell, Siemens, GE and ABB

  • Experience designing and implementing numerous industrial communication networks such as DeviceNet, ControlNet, Profibus and Ethernet

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