SolutionsPT has supplied InTouch, InTrack, Wonderware Historian, QI Analyst, Active Factory and InBatch products in a system to error proof processes, reduce unit costs, reduce inventory, improve quality and realise faster decision making at Gates Power Transmission in Dumfries.
The Gates Corporation has been recognised as one of the leading manufacturers of automotive power transmission products since its inception in 1911. Gates employs some 38,000 personnel worldwide of which 6,400 are dedicated to Power Transmission.
Gates is a geographically diverse global corporation. The European HQ for Gates Power Transmission is in Erembodegem, Belgium, and manufacturing sites are located in Dumfries, Scotland, Aachen, Germany, Nevers, France, Balsareny, Spain, and Legnica, Poland. Some 390 staff are located in Dumfries, working four shifts round the clock to produce 500,000 belts a week.