Study "Smart Tooling"
Quo vadis, tool and die industry? A very interesting question. The fourth industrial revolution has been occupying the production technology sector for several years. However, so far there have been few points of contact between industry 4.0 and the tool and die industry. Nevertheless, the knocking at the door of the tool and die industry has become ever louder and cannot be ignored anymore… The study leads tool rooms through the word cloud of industry 4.0 and shows the central areas of industry 4.0 in the tool and die industry as well as their contents. On the basis of the current industry 4.0 readiness index, several concrete guidelines are derived as well.