manufacturing

manufacturing

manufacturing

Don’t get bog down by these words.. like VMI... As discussed in my earlier blog let’s refresh our understanding on inventory. All the material which is not getting processed on the machine ie not directly in production cycle is all...
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...
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,...
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...
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 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...
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...