Tag Archive: manufacturing operations management

Apr 19 2017

MANUFACTURING’S NEW MATH: CEOs juggle complex factors in calculating where to locate tomorrow’s factories

CEOs are rethinking their global manufacturing footprints, locating plants and R&D facilities as close as possible to major customers and preparing for a new wave of technologies that could transform the shop floor. To seize the future, they must persuade their organizations to experiment at a time when risk control is paramount. Twenty years ago, …

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Dec 12 2016

Philippe Virlouvet

The changing role of MES/MOM in an IIoT world: How do you get there from here?

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is coming, and it will bring with it a major realignment of how and where information technology is used throughout manufacturing operations and decision-making.

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Nov 24 2015

Liz Jammal

Leverage OEE for Continuous Improvement

Despite it being a high level measure, Overall Equipment Effectiveness or OEE can be used as a effective way to manage continuous improvement.

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May 19 2015

A Constant in Manufacturing – Improving Safety [INFOGRAPHIC]

safety in manufacturing

Here is an Infographic that points out good safety tips, as well as the cost of not being safe on the shop floor.

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Apr 28 2015

Data’s Fifth Element

Visibility to big data is the fifth element

Extracting value from big data requires having visibility to it – ideally in real-time

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