“We’ve estimated that the system will have paid for itself in about two years and will effectively save us nearly one full position.
Surprisingly, only a couple of weeks after the installation, we’ve already reduced our workforce needs by half, and we’re quite happy about that.
The whole arrangement is reasonably priced, which makes us open to doing it again. From our perspective, this investment is very rational when considering the returns.
By including the robot on the cutting table, we make better use of our cutting capacity. So, the robot’s price is not as important because it quickly pays off when our existing cutting table becomes more efficient.
The machine is meant to cut around the clock without needing someone to operate it.
Every unmanned hour we can produce is bottom-line profit for us.”