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Humans and technology should stand on the same side of the fence

Feinmetall Singapore shows a company's transformative journey towards Industry 4.0 does not have to leave its employees behind

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While most companies view automation as synonymous with staff cuts, Feinmetall sees it as a golden opportunity to retrain and upgrade its workers. As general manager Sam Chee Wah (above) puts it, the employees' passion is Feinmetall's success.

DOES digital transformation always have to come at the expense of employees?

As Feinmetall Singapore Pte Ltd shows, a company's transformative journey towards Industry 4.0 does not have to leave its employees behind.

Set up in 2007 as a German-Singapore joint venture precision...