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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automated kitting

GKN Fokker to implement automated kitting solution from Airborne
The automated kitting solution is said to reduce costs by saving man-hours and material scrap, and it enabling a flexible and digital workflow.

CAMX 2018 Preview
CAMX combines forces with IFAI for a big Texas Event.

smart factory

Plataine and Google Cloud partner on factory floor AI solution
The collaboration is designed to improve the productivity of factory operators, using natural language processing, wearable technology and Plataine’s AI-based Digital Assistants. 

FBM Composite Materials

Merger of entrepreneurial metal-centric firms claims composites’ first
Tier 2 composites manufacturer FBM Composite Materials developed the right pill for a Boeing headache and became the sole supplier of 787-9 Dreamliner door surrounds.

Elbit Systems

Serving the composites world in Israel and the US
Military and commercial tier supplier Elbit Cyclone maintains precision and quality as it continues growth in composites, complex assemblies and high-rate production.

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)

Israel’s aerodefense cornerstone poised for greater global outreach
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is developing increasing expertise both in and out of the autoclave as it expands an already broad composites production portfolio.

Kanfit

Thriving aerospace pioneer builds business in the air and on land
Aerospace tier supplier Kanfit Ltd. is expanding, offering both composite and metal parts for applications in an expanding range of high-performance markets.

Smart Thermocouple

TE Wire & Cable and Plataine join forces to develop smart thermocouples
The joint solution improves quality compliance and tracking processes, and reduces the risk of using unfit thermocouples.

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Plataine wins customer leadership award for its IIoT-based manufacturing optimization
Frost & Sullivan recognizes Plataine with the 2018 North American Customer Value Leadership Award for its IIoT-based manufacturing optimization solution.

SAMPE Europe's Summit 18 Conference
Well-produced and well-attended, this one-day conference slated the Monday before JEC World 2018 addressed topics as diverse as the place of artificial intelligence in the industrial factory and advances in architectural roof design.

Stark Aerospace

Stark Aerospace implements IIoT manufacturing solution by Plataine
The global defense contractor implemented Plataine’s Material and Asset Tracker (MAT) to digitize and optimize advanced manufacturing processes.

SAMPE Summit 18 Paris: An information-packed, one-day conference
SAMPE Europe staged a successful and well-attended gathering, dubbed Summit 18, at the Pullman Hotel Paris Tour Eiffel on March 5.

Automated Honeycomb Potting machine

Airborne announces composites manufacturing partnerships
At JEC World 2018 Airborne unveiled numerous business partnership plans for automated honeycomb potting and cutting/kitting solutions.

Voith Composites automated composites production for Audi A8 rear wall

Automation, automotive, recycling and more from JEC World 2018
Mass production of automotive composites, recycling and composites in shipbuilding are just some of the themes from this year’s JEC.

Renault Sport Formula One Team announces relationship with Plataine
Plataine’s Industrial IoT-based solutions will be deployed to improve the team’s composite manufacturing operations

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.”

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