PFD stands for Process Flow Diagram. In layman’s language the flow of material in a process mostly indicates the PFD. Stand near any process and see how material is moving from raw material stage to FG. Just by observation you can...
FMEA stands for Failure Mode Effects and Analysis. You will find many people using this term and everyone gets impressed. Some of us may not immediately understand. But don’t worry this is very simple concept. Lets take example : we have...
Don’t get bog down by these words, like SMED. These are very simple to understand. SMED is nothing but Single Minute Exchange of Die. Although it is saying an exchange of dying it is applicable to all setup changes in a...
Don’t get bog down by these words, like Cellular manufacturing. These are very simple to understand. In 1980’s across manufacturing sector machines were arranged in a club or group of machines like milling machines together, grinding machines together and then...
MTBF stands for Mean Time Between Failures. We have understood what is MTBF in last blog. This time lets see how we can improve upon the same. These are the terms used basically by maintenance team in your organization and basically shows...
MTTR stands for Mean Time To Repair. We have understood what is MTTR in last blog. This time lets see how we can improve upon the same. These are the terms used basically by maintenance team in your organization and basically shows...
Don’t get bog down by these words, like Efficiency. These are very simple to understand … The very first thing to understand is that the efficiency of Machining setup is calculated by OEE. Assembly setup is calculated Efficiency of line...
Don’t get bog down by these words, like Single piece flow. These are very simple to understand. In 1980’s across manufacturing sector machines were arranged in a club or group of machines like milling machines together, grinding machines together and...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. like MTTR and MTBF. These are very simple to understand … These are the terms used basically by maintenance team in your organization and basically shows the performance of machines and in turn...
Streamline manufacturing system is a Japanese system developed for managing a manufacturing process. It is a guideline for establishing a cellular manufacturing process. Way back in 1990’s all auto industry has started moving from batch production system to cellular production system....