Auto-Bake

Auto-Bake

Auto-Bake standardized on Wonderware software to help their Serpentine systems blend traditional baking practices with modern technology to provide baked goods that look, feel and taste homemade.

  • Paul Brennan, Senior Electrical Engineer

    The quality of our end-products has improved because we can now spend more time on quality assurance and less time replicating the same data on multiple computers.

  • Goals

    • Provide a baking system that blend traditional practices with modern technology to provide baked goods that look, feel and taste “homemade”
  • Challenges

    • Create a fast yet secure production system
    • Design a vertical oven with a reduced footprint with increased production flexibility
  • Results

    • Increased plant uptime through improved diagnostics and troubleshooting functionality
    • Reductions in the number of personnel required to operate the baking line
    • Data logging of process values and a historical audit trail of alarms and events
    • Decreased overall testing and commissioning times
    • Global language support, in which a single button enables language switching