AI foreman

AI foreman is an automated production planner for a factory environment. Scheduling the assembly tasks and allocating the suitable workers for workstations forms a challenging problem for a human foreman to solve. In fact, AI foreman is aimed as a tool for human foreman to decreased time spent on planning. Morever, AI foreman is based on intelligent optimization algorithms which are designed to increase the throughput of the production line.

Partners: ABB Vaasa, Nokia, University of Oulu, VTT
Keywords: AI foreman
Contact: Mikko Jukkanen / ABB; Johannes Peltola /VTT; Pekka Siirtola /University of Oulu
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