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SK Telecom Builds AI-based Smart Factory to Detect Defects Through Sound

SK Telecom Builds AI-based Smart Factory to Detect Defects Through Sound

SEOUL, July 29 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s leading mobile carrier, announced Tuesday that it will work with its affiliate SK Planet Co. and Hwashin Co. on an artificial intelligence (AI)-based Smart Factory Project. Hwashin is the country’s major chassis producer and primary supplier for Hyundai Motor Co. SK Telecom plans to [...]

Telcos Offer Smart Factory Solutions amid Pandemic

Telcos Offer Smart Factory Solutions amid Pandemic

SEOUL, July 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s major telecom companies are introducing new smart factory solutions to help manufacturers overcome the pandemic-caused economic slump with more efficient production systems. SK Telecom Co., the country’s largest mobile carrier, on Friday released a subscription-based smart factory solution for small- and medium-sized manufacturers that optimizes their equipment [...]

Businesses Saved by Samsung Make Donations to Fight Coronavirus

Businesses Saved by Samsung Make Donations to Fight Coronavirus

SEOUL, April 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Small and medium-sized businesses that overcame the coronavirus crisis with help from Samsung Electronics Co. are now making donations to fight the global pandemic. Businesses participating in the smart factory project led by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups, Korea Federation of SMEs, and Samsung are stepping forward to [...]

KT, Hyundai Heavy Join Hands for 5G-based Smart Factory

KT, Hyundai Heavy Join Hands for 5G-based Smart Factory

SEOUL, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Major telecom operator KT Corp. and leading shipbuilding conglomerate Hyundai Heavy Industries Group said Thursday they will step up collaboration to develop advanced smart factory solutions based on the 5G network to improve efficiency and safety. In May, the two companies signed a memorandum of understanding to join forces [...]

Hanwha Q Cells to Use AI-based Production System

Hanwha Q Cells to Use AI-based Production System

JINCHEON, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s leading solar cells and modules manufacturer, Hanwha Q Cells, has said it plans to begin using an artificial intelligence-based production system around 2021 to beef up its competitiveness in the photovoltaic market. Hanwha Q Cells said its plant in Jincheon is set to use self-learning software to [...]

KT to Launch 5G-based Smart Factory Solution in Q3

KT to Launch 5G-based Smart Factory Solution in Q3

SEOUL, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) — KT Corp. said Thursday it will launch an advanced smart factory solution based on its 5G network in the third quarter to raise productivity at local factories. KT said it has been collaborating with local manufacturers and IT solution providers to develop its own smart factory solution, called FactoryMakers, [...]

S. Korea Launches 5G Alliance for ‘Smart Factories’

S. Korea Launches 5G Alliance for ‘Smart Factories’

SEOUL, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government said Thursday it will work with information and communication technology companies to apply the 5G network in advanced production lines to create “smart factories.” A smart factory is a key concept in the fourth industrial revolution, and is based on an agile, automated manufacturing environment. [...]