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. Lean manufacturing. While teaching the freshers I always quote this example of a fat man with a lean man. This fat man may not necessarily bit the lean although he is bulky. Surely...
Don’t get bog down, these are very simple to understand … Now let us see productivity. Productivity is simply a number of jobs came out of the line divided by a number of the manpower deployed on the line. For...
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...
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...
Its simple CNC stands for Computer Numerical Controlled machine. A computer with a PLC and servo drives and servo controlled drives with feedback measurement system makes a CNC machine. Computer numerical control (CNC) is the automation of machine tools by...
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...
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 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...