The application of the Flexible Production Area (FPA) allows to increase labor productivity, improve its quality, and promptly respond to the changing needs of the customer. The main purpose of its application is to free a person from heavy and monotonous physical labor, as well as from working in conditions that are harmful to the body. Flexibility in FPA refers to or is characterized by the ability to move quickly from one type of product to another at regular intervals and at low cost.
Creation of FPA of advanced technology high-performance equipment,mechanization and automation of transport, warehousing and loading operations, automatic control of product quality, use of computer equipment and software. The application of FPA in various industries has shown that it is not only a system that is fully supported by material and information, but also a system that ensures the production of the required amount of product over a period of time.
In the article is discussed modeling of flexible production automation scheme.