Plataine

An award-winning, leading provider of Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT)-based Intelligent Automation software solutions for composite part manufacturers in various industries, such as aerospace and transportation, allowing manufacturers to increase material utilization, improve productivity, and shorten manufacturing cycles.

465 Waverley Oaks Rd., Ste. 420
Waltham, MA 02452 US

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As Seen In CompositesWorld

Plataine wins automation award
The 7th Annual Aviation Industry Summit 2017 announced the winners of its 2017 industry awards at a prestigious Gala Evening Award Ceremony in Shanghai. Plataine (Waltham, MA, US) was granted the Best Aircraft Automation Solution award.

Automated manufacturing solutions from Airborne
I had the chance recently to interview Marcus Kremers, chief technology officer of Airborne International (The Hague, Netherlands), who told me about his company’s growing smart automation initiatives for its customers.

Israel Aerospace Industries automated preforming and trimming of dry fabric for net-shape RTM parts

Improving one-piece aerostructures by automating preforming
IAI’s fully automated “one-shot” RTM production line cuts helicopter seat cost 30% vs. hand layup prepreg.

Composites and Industry 4.0: Where are we?
As the tide of the Fourth Industrial Revolution rolls in, how will composite manufacturers ride the wave?

Plataine granted US patent for IIoT technology
Industrial Internet of things (IIoT) provider Plataine has been granted a patent for “A Method and System for Managing an Efficient Production Floor via The Internet of Things.”

Harbin Hafei Airbus partners with Plataine and Argosy for improved traceability, efficiency and yield
Joint venture composites manufacturing center implements Plataine solution for tracking parts, materials and tools.

AMRC, Plataine partner on Industrial IoT (IIoT) in composites manufacturing
A closer relationship between the AMRC’s research facilities and Plataine will accelerate the adoption of industrial innovative technologies.

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Day One highlights from 2016 CFK Valley Stade Conference
Automotive and aerospace developments led Day One including bio-inspired designs, BMW 7 Series firsts and amping GLARE fuselage production to meet 70 aircraft/month.

CompositesWorld, Plataine launch composites technology survey
All composites professionals are encourage to take the short "Composites Technology Trends Survey," which will assess where and how new and emerging technologies are being applied by fabricators.

Business briefs: May 2016
ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd. and recycled carbon fiber.

Digital twin, digital thread and composites
How the integration of machines, sensors and software is beginning to impact composites manufacturing.

Plataine partners with Argosy International on industrial IoT
The companies will deploy industrial IoT tools to aerospace manufacturers in Asia-Pacific.

Industry 4.0 uses IoT to achieve advanced manufacturing. SOURCE: allaboutlean.com

Composites Technology Center and Plataine partner to create "Factory of the Future"
Goal is to develop series production technologies for manufacturing of composites components for aircraft using industrial IoT (Internet of Things) and cloud computing.

Optimizing composite aerostructures production
Israel Aerospace Industries ramps production while reducing costs and improving quality thanks to integrated optimization software.

Optimizing composite aerostructures production
Israel Aerospace Industries ramps production while reducing costs and improving quality thanks to integrated optimization software.

Applying the Internet of Things to composites production efficiency
The Internet of Things is defined as the technology of connecting devices, systems and services that goes beyond mere machine-to-machine communications. Guest columnist Avner Ben-Bassat, president/CEO of Plataine Ltd. (Waltham, MA, US) calls for its implementation in the aerospace manufacturing workplace.

Webinar: Optimizing deign to improve manufacturing efficiency
CompositesWorld is presenting a new webinar on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2 p.m. (EST) titled, "Design for Producability and the Internet of Things (IoT) Push the Envelope of Production Efficiencies."

Carbon Fiber presentation to explore RFID composites applications
Plataine will offer at Carbon Fiber 2014 (Dec. 9-11, La Jolla, Calif., USA) information on the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) in composites fabrication to help track vital inventory data and help streamline operations.

Integrated CAD/CAM, ERP and inventory-management software
Plataine touted at JEC Americas 2014 its Total Production Optimization (TPO) software solution, designed to integrate computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) with enterprise resource planning (ERP) and inventory-management software.

Product Categories of Plataine

Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • CAD/CAM/CAE hardware/software
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Machine calibration services
  • Product design
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, other