What is a Pareto Chart?

What is a Pareto Chart?

Our goal in this blog to explain what a Pareto Chart is, why it’s useful to manufacturers, and how it’s used within manufacturing analytics to help identify and fix problems on the factory floor. We’ll also use a specific example from a SensrTrx...
How To Analyze Machine Downtime?

How To Analyze Machine Downtime?

Benefits of Tracking Equipment Downtime You have machines on your plant floor. Sometimes they are up and sometimes they are down. Hopefully, when you expect them to be up, they are up and performing the way they are supposed to; meaning performing as expected,...
What Is The Cause of Downtime In Manufacturing?

What Is The Cause of Downtime In Manufacturing?

The Cause of Production Downtime In Manufacturing Production downtime is one of the biggest problems in manufacturing. It is costly and damaging to all manufacturing businesses. Production downtime is caused by planned maintenance, tool breaks, adjustments, and even...
Top Cause of Underproduction & Downtime For Manufacturers

Top Cause of Underproduction & Downtime For Manufacturers

1. How much money am I losing by not running these machines? 2. Am I producing to capacity? 3. What are underproduction and downtime really costing my manufacturing business? These are questions that even the best manufacturers should constantly be asking themselves....