CAPTURE AND MANAGE MEASUREMENT DATA
VOLKSWAGEN USES MASTER CONTROL CENTER FROM CARL ZEISS TO STANDARDIZE METROLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE
Production managers at the engine factory of Volkswagen Sachsen GmbH in Chemnitz, Germany are proud of their standardized metrology infrastructure. All measuring machines from Carl Zeiss, Hommel and Mahr have been networked and connected to the Master Control Center (MCC) from Carl Zeiss since 2008. The benefits: a good overview, availability of current measuring programs and lower service requirements for the measuring machines.
And they know what they are doing.
290,000 Golf, Golf Variant und Passat Variant. 792,000 engines. 6 millions cars throughout the world -
"The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand is present in more than 150 markets and produces vehicles at over 50 locations in 14 countries. In 2016, Volkswagen produced about 5.99 million vehicles including bestselling models such as the Golf, Tiguan, Jetta or Passat. Currently, 218,000 people work for Volkswagen across the globe. The brand also has 7,700 dealerships with 74,000 employees. Volkswagen is forging ahead consistently with the further development of automobile production. E-mobility, Smart mobility and the digital transformation of the brand are the key strategic topics for the future." (VW Press Info)