DIFACTO is an engineering services company specialising in robotics and automation. Our services enable manufacturing companies realise the benefits of robot-based automation systems. Typically, our services are engaged by:
Manufacturing Companies (end-users of automation):
DIFACTO undertakes turn-key contracts - DIFACTO studies the customers' requirements (usually several visits to the customer's facility to understand the existing process and equipment), offers several alternative solutions (with 'pros' and 'cons' of each alternative in terms of production benefits, investment summary, cycle times achievable, level of manual intervention, space and layout requirement, running costs, etc), works with the customer to select the best alternative, simulates the complete automation solution, develops detailed designs and equipment selection, integrates the system at the customer facility, production trials and trouble-shooting, documentation, training, hand-over of the system to production, coordinate with the equipment suppliers for warranty support, and post-hand over production optimization, and model additions, capacity increase requirements.
Several OEMs of production equipment use DIFACTO's services to propose automation solutions to customers and implement these robotic systems at their customers' facilities. Typical examples are machine tool suppliers, paint shop suppliers, press and die-shop suppliers, forge and foundry suppliers, etc.
Robot Companies :
DIFACTO works closely with several leading robot companies to support their automation solutions. These services have included software testing, training on their products, simulation support, on-site programming support, post-commissioning trouble-shooting, etc.
Automation Suppliers (System Integrators/Line Builders):
Several turnkey automation suppliers have used DIFACTO's services to supplement their staff for providing robot based services. DIFACTO has worked with automation companies from USA, Japan and Europe to support their installations in India. Typically, DIFACTO works with the automation companies from the integration stage at their facility to the final commissioning of the equipment at the end-customer's shop-floor.
DIFACTO provides a complete range of services related to robot based automation systems including:
Robot Simulation and Off-line programming
On-site robot programming
Robot cell calibration
Robot System Design and Consultancy
Industrial robot training