How is Data Science Used in Manufacturing Companies?

How is Data Science Used in Manufacturing Companies?

Data science is a multidisciplinary field responsible for the management and visualizing of all types of data, big and small. It is the study of statistics and probability, which when fed enough data into the right data model can provide powerful insights for...
Does scheduled downtime affect OEE?

Does scheduled downtime affect OEE?

Does scheduled downtime affect OEE? OEE (overall equipment effectiveness) is a metric used by manufacturers to determine the overall efficiency of their machines. Manufacturers often wonder how scheduled downtime affects OEE since downtime can be a reflection of...
How To Accurately Report on Downtime?

How To Accurately Report on Downtime?

How do we ensure that the downtime data that we have is accurate? There’s a saying in marksmanship that when shooting a rifle “precision leads to accuracy”. The basic premise being that a rifleman who consistently puts a group of shots on target and close together...
What KPIs Do I Need For a Food Manufacturing Company?

What KPIs Do I Need For a Food Manufacturing Company?

What KPIs do I need for a food manufacturing company? Food manufacturers are faced with unique challenges. The business has to be able to run production so that it meets order volume while maintaining a consistently high-quality product. This means having a set of...