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...
Don’t get bog down by these words .. like Cycle time, bottleneck or critical path, these are very simple to understand … Cycle time is the time after which a new job comes out of the production line. Simply if...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. Inventory.. All the material which is not getting processed on the machine ie not directly in production cycle is all inventory only. This then covers material in Raw material stores, material under inspection,...
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 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...
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...
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...
Looks to be an interesting topic, yes, it is. My observation is, larger the team size interesting becomes the leader’s role. Now for overcoming this challenge, I’ve some simple suggestions. For effective management of big teams, few things are essential. Create...
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....
Don’t get bog down by these words.. Inventory management.. In my last blog I’ve explained you about what is inventory. We have also seen that inventory is nothing but the undesired cash blocked in a business cycle. So lesser the...