Sandvik Coromant's CoroPlus®, offering is based on Microsoft Azure IoT and Dynamics 365 Field Service.
Among other things, the offering connects people, machines, tools and data on a single platform to offer
Sandvik Coromant's customers a better basis for decision making, and provides an overview of the various
developments in the manufacturing process. This can enable savings, for example, by reducing machine
"We see this collaboration with Microsoft as key to the success of our digital strategy. We have a historic
relationship with them and look forward to continuing our journey, creating value by working together to
develop and implement solutions for the manufacturing industry to guarantee efficiency, sustainability and
growth. explained Nadine Crauwels, President of Sandvik Coromant.
One unique aspect of Sandvik Coromant's CoroPlus® offering is that data is not only gathered at machine
level to adjust equipment, notify technicians about maintenance requirements and warn managers about
potential problems. Data is also gathered at tool level, which means that the customer's industrial tool
becomes "smart" and can be adapted and adjusted at any time for efficient use and to prevent production
The collaboration with Microsoft adopts an integrated approach to digitizing the data, expertise and
experience used on a daily basis by Sandvik Coromant to guide their customers, and will serve as an
additional tool to facilitate streamlining of production.
"Sandvik Coromant is a world leader in machining and has a track record of driving development in the
industrial sector both in Sweden and internationally. It is incredibly inspiring that they have chosen to take
the next step of the journey with us, and this is a really striking example of how digitalization can create new
opportunities for the company to develop and become even better at what it does,” states Hélène Barnekow,
CEO of Microsoft Sweden.