Quad Infotech has started its implementation of QMOS MES system at Gerdau’s Midlothian plant

QII APEX, QMOS

Quad Infotech has begun implementation activities at Gerdau’s Midlothian, Texas facility. The Midlothian plant is a large facility, equipped with two Electric Arc Furnaces (EAF), ladle refining stations, and three casters feeding three rolling mills. The rolling mills produce long large section, medium section structural and long bar products. QMOS will play an essential role in addressing the challenges of …

Quad Infotech has completed the commissioning of QMOS MES at the Gerdau Petersburg plant

QII APEX, QMOS

Quad Infotech has completed the commissioning of the QMOS MES at Gerdau’s large section plant at Petersburg, Virginia. QMOS receives all orders from SAP and is responsible for scheduling, production tracking and monitoring of the entire production line from scrap charging, melting and casting all the way to rolling, bundling and downstream operations. QMOS also covers all the setup and …

Quad Infotech has completed its implementation of QMOS, APEX and MI at the Gerdau Jackson, MI plant

QII APEX, QMOS

Quad Infotech Inc. has successfully completed the implementation of its QMOS MES system at the Gerdau Specialty Steel at Jackson, Michigan. QMOS covers scheduling, tracking and monitoring of the operation of their dual EAF melt shop, liquid steel refining, vacuum degassing, casting as well as the direct-charging process of billets all the way to the hot rolling and off-line operations. …

Quad Infotech introduces Mobile Apex

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Quad Infotech has released the first version of Mobile Apex application.  Mobile Apex allows for easy creation of unified reports from multiple data sources for mobile smart phone users who need to have access to critical information at all times.  By incorporating the Push technology, Mobile Apex users are kept up-to-date with live information.  Mobile Apex’s advanced rule based algorithm …

QMOS-SAP interface live at CMC Texas

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Seguin, Texas – The interfacing of QMOS with CMC’s corporate SAP system took place in Seguin in January of 2008 to coincide with their corporate roll-out of SAP. Seguin, Texas – The interfacing of QMOS with CMC’s corporate SAP system took place in Seguin in January of 2008 to coincide with their corporate roll-out of SAP.  This interface enables QMOS …

QMOS Introduces a new family of tools focused on enhancing the billet/bloom yard management

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Billet Yard Live is a real-time visual representation of the billet inventory. It’s the latest development in QMOS that allows for better management and tracking of billet inventory. Billet Yard Live is a real-time visual representation of the billet inventory. It’s the latest development in QMOS that allows for better management and tracking of billet inventory. The visual layout of …

CMC-Arkansas Live with QMOS 10.5

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Magnolia, Arkansas – CMC-Arkansas became the second CMC rolling mill to implement QMOS in March of 2008, and presented new challenges that had to be overcome. QMOS version 10.5 had to be enhanced to deal with the ability to manage the setup and monitoring of a 3-hi stand, ensuring not only that the right rolls are being utilized, but that …

CMC-Texas Live with QMOS 10.5

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Seguin, Texas – Quad Infotech added another mill to the QMOS family as CMC in Seguin, Texas went live in late October. Seguin, Texas – Quad Infotech added another mill to the QMOS family as CMC in Seguin, Texas went live in late October.  This was the culmination of the project that began in July, as CMC-TX became the first …