According to the presser, the SMDTC will create the building blocks of manufacturing execution system, IIoT database and smart manufacturing software platforms for Indian MSMEs, adopting Industry 4.0 practices to achieve world-class, self-sufficient manufacturing.
According to the press release, this Smart Manufacturing and Digital Transformation Center is established in collaboration with Advanced Manufacturing Technology Development Center which is actually a Center of Excellence, MESA International which is a global non-profit organization. present in more than 40 countries and Cantier Systems, which is a leading provider of next-generation manufacturing execution systems for Industry 4.0
According to the press release, the Smart Manufacturing and Digital Transformation Center was inaugurated on July 13, 2022 by Dr. N Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, in the presence of all other members of IIT Madras, MESA and Cantier Systems. .
This center will focus heavily on education and community interaction for capacity building, maturity assessment and the like. The information is taken from the press release.