James Finnerty

Product Manager, ShopFloorConnect
Wintriss Controls Group LLC
100 Discovery Way, Unit 110
Acton, MA 01720-4483

Phone: 800-586-8324

Automating OEE for the job shop - TheFabricator.com

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Automating OEE for the job shop

September 5, 2013 | By James Finnerty

Overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) is a proven means to track the effectiveness of production machinery, but its application in short-run, high-mix contract manufacturing has lagged somewhat given the difficulty in implementing it in its traditional manual form. Automatic data collection can help to overcome these obstacles, however.

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Automated collection of real-time production data

September 30, 2008 | By James Finnerty

Considering that raw data from the shop floor forms the basis for all production reports, companies need to eliminate possible shortfalls in collecting this data. That's where automatic data collection can help.

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