Case Studies, Smart Manufacturing

Extend your MES functionality – Case Study by B. Braun Melsungen

Within the scope of the Pharma MES & Process Minds event B. Braun Melsungen created a case study focused on extending MES functionality by integrating MES (Level 3) to a Lower Level Batch Control System (Level 2). The presentation first introduced basic components of MES and expanded Level 2 and 3 integration with respect to its planning, specification and development steps to provide a best practise case for a successful integration.

Key Facts

  • B.Braun Melsungen integrated MES with ERP via ISA 95 layers for IT landscape.
  • They established what activities the different levels will be controlling.
  • Receive-message-type basic functions are used to the process flow between the MES and the underlying system.

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