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Manufacturing Execution System KPIs

Manufacturing Execution System KPIs Leading manufacturers strive for efficiency. That comes by bringing critical data, analysis, and control to the manufacturing process. Efforts in this space take many forms. One of the most popular and most effective methods of operating efficiently involves utilizing a manufacturing execution system (MES). This software solution helps to create a more efficient,

MES: Why you need one if you manufacture anything

IMCO Software has created an elegant solution that improves efficiency and profitability in manufacturing by giving manufacturing decision-makers real-time information about the current conditions on their shop floors and enables control of the many moving parts in the manufacturing process. This includes control of inputs, scheduling personnel, controlling machines, coordinating support services, managing inventory, processing orders, and providing visibility and traceability at their fingertips.

OEE — All You Need to Know

OEE – All You Need to Know What is OEE? Let’s start off with the basics. In short, OEE is your Overall Equipment Effectiveness. Those words alone don’t tell you much though. Your OEE is a percentage that represents how well you’re performing. A 100% OEE would mean that “you are manufacturing only good parts,

Using an MES to Deliver Real-Time Data for Decision-Making

Using an MES to Deliver Real-Time Data for Decision-Making Manufacturing managers and executives are always looking for the latest data to measure productivity and efficiency, minimize scrap and rework, and benchmark performance against goals and industry standards. Six Sigma punch line, “You can’t improve what you can’t measure”, certainly applies to this case. Without systems

The Importance of Real Time Information in a Manufacturing Environment

The Importance of Real Time Information in a Manufacturing Environment   To remain competitive in today’s global manufacturing space, companies need to be able to install corrective actions on time. Knowing that the company under-performed on a job is very valuable, and it even provides information for future runs. Many times, we need to be