INNOVATION THROUGH AUTOMATION

Our Process

Bringing process together with

MWES' Project Management

With each automation project, Midwest Engineered Systems implements a project management process that walks through the steps for successful equipment integration. The process describes the procedures that are taken to manage every element of the project.

The ProcessReceive OrderWhen an order is received, MWES begins our project process. This milestone system insures quality along the entire process from concept to installation.1Project KickoffResources are assigned and schedules are created outlining key milestones for each automation project, as laid out in the customer specifications.23Mechanical DesignSystems are designed with the latest technology to help our customer be successful.4Electrical Design & ProgrammingThe appropriate control system architecture is developed to meet the customer needs.5ProcurementPurchasing works with approved vendors and our in-house machine shop to minimize cost and to control schedules.6Build & TestThe custom production automation solutions are built at our MWES facility to maintain our high standards of quality.Demonstrate CapabilitiesThe automation system is run off for the customer to check that it meets all expectations.8InstallAll new manufacturing integration systems are professionally installed by our field installation teams. Training and a one year warranty is included.7

The diagram above outlines the process MWES employs when engaging in a project with our customers. If you would like to learn more about how our process works please reach out to one of our sales engineers for more information.

Building the future of manufacturing, together

How we can help your business with

The MWES Process

Our Process

With each automation project, Midwest Engineered Systems implements a project management process that walks through the steps for successful equipment integration.

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Process Development

Our approach to automation process development is to first evaluate the firm’s current production operation and understand the company’s process needs.

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Proof of Principle Testing

We offer the ability to experience the performance of an automation system with real parts and production conditions before significant investment in a production automation system is made.

Consolidating Multi-Line Production

We can utilize our depth of knowledge on facility-wide automation projects to analyze the current production system to build the best automation solution.

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Engineering for Manufacturability

We can help reduce the costs associated with automation by analyzing and suggesting product and process modifications.

Why work with us

A trusted partner in manufacturing

120+

Team Members
 

4,000+

Systems Built
 

100k+

Sq. Ft. Facility
 

12+

Years RIA Robot Experts

The Future of Manufacturing

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