Muhammad Baqar Raza, Robert Harrison, Thomas Kirkham


The integration of manufacturing design and production processes around aggregated shared knowledge improves production efficiency. In this paper, planning level faults on the assembly lines or conflicts in product design are identified and picked up in real time via the use of integrated knowledge based services. Issues with the supply chain can also be fed into the model by linking the services to Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. In the production process, errors and/or faults are fed back into the knowledge base system to aid confident future planning. This approach allows more targeted alerts and reports of failures, empowering the production operative and allowing more problems to be solved at the source of origination.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Baqar Raza M., Harrison R. and Kirkham T. (2011). KNOWLEDGE BASED SERVICES FOR DEVICES IN AUTOMATION . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Development - Volume 1: KEOD, (IC3K 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-80-5, pages 133-138. DOI: 10.5220/0003422901330138

in Bibtex Style

author={Muhammad Baqar Raza and Robert Harrison and Thomas Kirkham},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Development - Volume 1: KEOD, (IC3K 2011)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Development - Volume 1: KEOD, (IC3K 2011)
SN - 978-989-8425-80-5
AU - Baqar Raza M.
AU - Harrison R.
AU - Kirkham T.
PY - 2011
SP - 133
EP - 138
DO - 10.5220/0003422901330138