February 2023: We moved to a new office a little outside of Nuremberg
On the 1st of February, we moved to a new office in Eckental. It is a small town in the northeast of Nuremberg, it is the hometown of Daniel and only 20 minutes away by car.
This new site offers us two major advantages: The roof is covered with solar panels which allows us to run our computers and charge our electric cars more sustainably. In addition, we now have 5 office rooms instead of only 3 for our colleagues so that they can provide support and do online software demonstrations in an undisturbed environment.
Our phone numbers and bank account remain the same, so nothing changes for our customers.
December 2022: We remain successful in 2022
Another year of unexpected global challenges has finally passed. Fortunately, the corrugated industry seems to defy these challenges pretty well. This allowed dr.corr to steadily continue its growth path.
We thank our great team and our motivated partners for 23 new installations in 6 different countries. This allows us to proudly announce that dr.corr is now serving 100 plants in 18 different countries worldwide...
October 2022: Feedback from a client a good year after the launch of dr.corr
In July 2021, dr.corr was installed at Cartodelta in Tarragona, Spain, by our project engineer Giulio Fantini.
A good year later, Josep Maria Profitós, the general director of Cartodelta, S.L. in Spain is summarizing the success of working with dr.corr as follows:
“The team behind dr.corr allows the customer to have an innovative system with a graphic design that makes the planner’s work easy and intuitive for the operators at the machines.
The added value of dr.corr compared to its competitors is ... .”
September 2022: New in dr.corr:
Benchmarking of Conversion Machines
Wouldn’t it be good to know how your conversion machine performs in comparison to the same machine in other plants?
In case other plants manage to work with the same machine more efficiently, wouldn’t it be good to share experiences and learn from others?
Benchmarkings are a good way to compare performances and to determine best practice examples.
If you are willing to share anonymized data of your machine, you will also gain access to anonymized key performance indicators (KPIs) from other machines of the same type in the dr.corr universe.
May 2022: New in dr.corr:
Machine Load Forecast
If you regularly find yourself confronted with such questions, dr.corr is offering a tool that provides you with a detailed forecast of the future machine load in your factory.
December 2021: The End of a Successful Year
Despite the worldwide pandemic, the dr.corr team has had a very successful and busy year 2021.
We thank the employees in our 77 customer plants for their trust and support.
We also thank our ambitious and motivated team for 26 new installations within this year in 12 different countries in Europe and South America, half of them being plants with a corrugator.
The software itself continues to grow and now includes a drcorr.live application, a forecast module for the machine load, pallet output in corrugator scheduling, a holding area, a capacity reservation feature, a multiple monitor option for planners and a graphical truck loading algorithm. In addition, dr.corr started this year to offer the possibility to measure and report the energy consumption of the machines in your plant.
With several plants already in the pipeline, we are looking forward to 2022.
Sept. 1st, 2021: Graciela Domínguez Bersoza joins our team
We warmly welcome Graciela Domínguez Bersoza as a new member in our team. After working in the corrugated industry in Mexico for almost 4 years, Grace decided to leave her home country and moved to Germany to join the dr.corr team.
She now works as a project manager, installs dr.corr at our clients and provides client support.
May 2021: New in dr.corr: Energy Counters to Measure the Energy Consumption
Dr.corr is now able to measure and report the energy consumption of the machines in your plant.
The necessary energy counters are a special hardware product from one of our suppliers. Your factory electrician can install them at your plant. Dr.corr is collecting and analyzing the data for you.
March 2021: Start-up of dr.corr at Glomma Papp
Another milestone for dr.corr: Glomma Papp AS in Sarpsborg, Norway, a family business that has been a leader in the industry already for five generations, is our latest install, plant number five in 2021!
March 2021: Start-up number 4 this year
dr.corr was chosen by Steirerpack in Möderbrugg, Austria, for optimized production scheduling and control.
March 2021: We did it!
dr.corr connected to three corrugators on the same week, in three different countries, and all were live and on-line on Monday!
Papier Karl GmbH in Germany started production on their all new Fosber corrugator, at Steirerpack in Austria we linked to their tried and proven Agnati machine, while at Glomma Papp AS in Norway, the connection was established to their Escada dry end controller.
Congratulations to Daniel Weigand, Dessislava Vintcheva, Steffen Beeth and Giulio Fantini who excelled at their jobs once more!
February 2021: Start-up of dr.corr at Sabox
We are proud that with the start-up at Sabox s.r.l., the roll-out of dr.corr in Gruppo Sada is now complete: All corrugated and folding carton plants of the mother company Antonio Sada e Figli s.p.a. are now scheduling their production with dr.corr!
February 2021: Start-up of dr.corr at SAECO
Another start-up of dr.corr, this time at SAECO in Molina de Segura (Murcia), Spain, achieved in record time by our project engineer Giulio Fantini, with great help from Roberto Chicote from ChicoTec.
SAECO looks promising to become a great reference for dr.corr.
👍 A corrugator scheduled by dr.corr is a happy corrugator!
January 2021: Start-up of dr.corr at CCH
dr.corr was chosen by Combinatul de Celuloza si Hartie in Romania. Thanks to our project manager Dessislava Vintcheva, this was the first successful start-up of dr.corr in 2021 and plant number 50 for dr.corr.
December 2020: The End of a Successful Year
The pandemic made this year a grave challenge and changed the world as we knew it. We thank our team and our customers alike for making dr.corr with 11 new installations in 5 different countries a continued success in this difficult year. We are excited that 2021 promises to bring us even more work, and hopefully an end to COVID-19.
March 1st, 2020: Colleen Eckart joins our team
We warmly welcome Colleen Eckart as a new member in our growing team. She has more than 15 years of experience in software development and has also gained experience in the corrugated industry. We are very happy that Colleen supports us in the maintenance and further development of dr.corr.
February 2020: New in dr.corr: Warehouse
Dr.corr’s new warehouse module allows you to keep track of your intermediate and finished goods storage, using tablets with barcode scanners attached.
July 2019: New in dr.corr: dr.corr Business Intelligence (BI)
Instead of static reports dr.corr offers much more:
dr.corr Business Intelligence provides numerous interesting analyses, which not only run on dr.corr workstations, but also on laptops, tablets or smartphones, anywhere!
May 2019: New in dr.corr: Dashboard monitors
Always up to date: Like the departures at the airport, a dashboard monitor displays live information of all kinds on a large screen (HD television)
April 2019: New in dr.corr: WIP Analysis
Every planner knows the situation that the intermediate storage area is overloaded, perhaps even the corrugator has to be stopped because nothing works anymore. The new Work-In-Progress (WIP) Analysis in dr.corr detects these situations before they occur and helps to prevent them.
December 2018: Celebrating a successful Year
We are celebrating a very good and successful second year of DR Software Solutions: In 2018, 15 new plants have been installed leading to a total of 19 dr.corr installations.
We would like to thank our customers for their trust and we are very much looking forward to new projects and customers in 2019.
October 1st, 2018: Steffen Beeth joins our team
We warmly welcome Steffen Beeth as a new member in our growing team. He has many years of experience in the corrugated industry. We are very happy that Steffen supports us in the maintenance and further development of dr.corr.
August 2018: New in dr.corr: Waste Analysis
With the newly available wet end waste, dr.corr now provides an (almost) complete waste analysis order per order, machine by machine, day by day...
July 2018: New in dr.corr: Roll-Tracing
dr.corr can now tell you which rolls were used in each order...
July 2018: Ghelfi Ondulati - Online connection to a digital HP printing machine with dr.corr
Ghelfi Ondulati SPA in the north of Italy could be considered a typical corrugated box plant, with a modern BHS corrugator and some modern conversion machines, but then they're not...
June 26th, 2018: We move into our new office in Nuremberg
The DR Software Solutions team is growing and it was about time to move to a new office...
June 2018: Sada Verona - First folding carton plant with dr.corr
Folding Carton is quite similar to Corrugated, but the industry has its own special challenges...
March 2018: New in dr.corr:
Shipping and Truck Scheduling
A customer's request for a printed list of all orders that are ready to ship turned into a new, interactive module in dr.corr...
January 1st, 2018: Dessislava Vintcheva joins our team
We warmly welcome Dessislava Vintcheva as a new member in our team. She works as a project manager, installs dr.corr at our clients and teaches the users to use the shop floor terminals or which tricks to use in planning.
August 2017: Solpack, Mexico -
First Installation of dr.corr
The first plant to use dr.corr is a converter plant in Monterrey, Mexico, where planning had before been manual, and production analysis had only been rudimentary...
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