A real production line fully operational at the Exhibition, built by a team of eleven firms leader in their sector. An extensive practical illustration to provide inspiration for Smart Factory.

Factory4.NOW during MCE 2018 allowed the public to see the production of a ball valve in all its manufacturing steps starting from the raw material.
Many technologies and innovations were put in place for Factory4.NOW at MCE 2018.

Materials such as alloys with a very low content of lead, electrical forging machines for a silent molding without burrs, high cadence brass heating systems, high efficiency air filtration systems , ecological washing systems, blast systems at low energy, mechanical processing, assembly and testing plants with intelligent vision devices for positioning and quality control, new generation of control and supervision software.