Al Hejaz automation is engaged on focusing e commerce for manufacturing. It involves virtual manufacturing that is popular for using multiple fake manufacturing methods and dissimilar computer models according to the need of the product that is being manufactured. It is the specification of the virtual manufacturer that designer always uses analytical replication during the process of manufacturing. It is done to ensure the confidence throughout the manufacturing process. Design technology was very common before the advent of cloud manufacturing and distributed manufacturing technology. But, nowadays this virtual manufacturing enables the manufacturers to see the three dimensional image and model of any product. Its performance and efficiency is also checked and calculated.
As you know, it is virtual by nature that is why it allows the companies to spend fewer amounts on materials and warranties. In this way, production costs can be lower down. You can clear this concept by taking an example of car engine manufacturer. A car engine manufacturer uses this virtual manufacturing technique to design a single component of the car by spending small amount. This can save your money because there is no need to spend money on testing a product. The virtual manufacturing software allows the manufacturer to test the efficiency of the performance of the newly designed product in few minutes. It will save your time and money at the same time.
The test product is finished as you test it. It also has an impact on the environment. It is the need of every company to test and optimize their product before its releasing. It is so to check it out all the way. If the company is actually willing to do efficient optimization, it is necessary to check and correct all the factors that are significant for the profitability of the product. These factors comprise of durability life span of product and its final shape. Time efficiency is another important factor that reflects the performance of both manufacturer and the product that is designed by him. This is the feature of augmented reality as well.
Mostly, it happens that companies focus on the prototype and always try to build and rebuild it in case of any discrepancy. This virtual manufacturing strategy is helping for the manufacturers to change the minor and major details with in no time. This fast changing in product’s specification can help the manufacturer to gain the fruit of his product very soon. As the product is proved as final and fault free, a manufacturer can release it in the market.
Virtual manufacturing is based on time efficiency and optimization. To control over these two factors, finite element analysis software technology is implemented. Designers as well as engineers are addicted to use this technology to start up the behavior of multiple structures in order to change them according to the need of the product. Heat transfer, fluid flow and electromagnetism are the common problems that are solved by FEA. It is true that all auto industries used this technology for their benefit. In present times virtual manufacturing is preferred to discrete manufacturing due to virtual reality.
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Wasim Ahmed Khan
PhD, CEng, FIMechE,
Professor of Operations Management,
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,
Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Science and Technology,
Topi, Swabi, Khyber Pakhtonkhowa,