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Daimler Group

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Daimler Group

Automotive manufacturer increases productivity for cylinder-head production by 25 percent


The Daimler Group is one of the largest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest global manufacturer of commercial vehicles, with divisions including Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses and Daimler Financial Services.


Business need

Daimler AG was looking for a way to maximize the number of flawlessly produced cylinder-heads at its Stuttgart factory by making targeted process adjustments. The company also wanted to increase productivity and shorten the ramp-up phase of its complex manufacturing process.



Using IBM® SPSS® software, Daimler is now able to analyze the plethora of data obtained in the production process and gain deep insights into the key factors that influence product quality within each individual process step. The new findings allow early and targeted process adjustments.



Enables rapid adjustments by monitoring the process in near real time.

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