On-Line Synchronization of Shop Floor Documentation Using RFID Technology

  • Pavol Semanco
  • Vladimir Modrak
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 109)


The goal of this article is to outline the conceptual model of RFID technology integration with manufacturing information and control systems. Presented ideas are motivated to achieve seamless connection between automatic identification of parts on the shop floor level and CAD/CAM/MES and ERP system. The mentioned connection could be accomplished by use of RFID technology to transfer data from shop floor level into MES environment. Modern CAD/CAM systems such as NX provide wide possibilities for generating electronic reports, such as operation lists, setup instruction, tool report, according to own customization. Therefore, the process of shop floor documentation creation in html format is described in this paper as well.


NX software RFID CA systems CNC machine tool 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pavol Semanco
    • 1
  • Vladimir Modrak
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Manufacturing TechnologiesTechnical University of Kosice with seat in PresovPresovSlovakia

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