See steps on how to schedule and plan the next Kaizen event and ensure everything is accounted for to make it successful.
Picking the right maintenance strategy depends on the plant's specific needs and priorities. Five maintenance strategies are highlighted.
A maintenance program is only as good as the work put in behind it and the effort going forward. Planned maintenance, rather than reacting to a problem, can save companies enormously in the long term.
Team-led improvement ideas boost safety, efficiency and uptime for a precision molding operation.
Many plant-floor technicians are being asked to do more as their role evolves.
Manufacturing operating systems have come a long way and can aid engineers in many ways. The right operating system will be intuitive, efficient and easy to use.
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Control engineers can future-proof their process control systems (PCSs) with Lean project management principles, which gives companies the flexibility needed to meet ever faster changing customer demands.