Calculating Throughput: A Guide for Increasing Production Performance

Estimating your factory’s efficiency involves a significant number of elements, but throughput remains the metric that defines a competitive edge. It is so relevant that OEE calculations bring insights into whether the factory’s potential throughput is restricted. For that reason, throughput directly affects the revenue rate and impacts strategies for upcoming investments.With this guide, we Read more

Calculating Throughput: A Guide for Increasing Production Performance

About DanfossDanfoss is a Danish multinational manufacturer of hydraulic, temperature control, and power solutions. They’ve recently combined their heating and cooling segments into a single, climate-focused business entity that has accelerated their scope for developing integrated, energy-efficient solutions to power the smart cities of tomorrow.   With more than 40,000 employees and 95 factories worldwide, Danfoss has Read more

Lowering energy costs sustainably – up to 33% reduction in equipment energy consumption  

What is Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)?Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is defined as a metric, expressed in percentage, used in lean manufacturing to measure the utilization rate of machinery and equipment. It is used during continuous improvement, to identify which areas need attention.  Despite seeming complex, the OEE indicator  is easy to calculate  when you count with Read more

All you need to know about Blackbird’s OEE calculations 

About Danfoss  Danfoss, an industry-leading global manufacturer of hydraulic, climate, and power solutions has been one of Europe’s most notable industrial manufacturers for nearly a century. With 95 manufacturing facilities worldwide and more than 40,000 employees, Danfoss continuously seeks to innovate and optimize their manufacturing processes. Challenges and decision making  Danfoss recognized the potential of getting real-time aggregated Read more

40% increase in production performance in less than a year by getting reliable data 

About Erwin Quarder Group   The Erwin Quarder Group is a leading manufacturer of technical plastic parts with production sites in Germany, the Czech Republic, the USA, Mexico, and China. The group mainly develops and manufactures products combining plastics and electrotechnical components, such as plastic hybrid components with sensor integration, individual cooling systems for batteries, and high-voltage Read more

The Erwin Quarder Group achieved an impressive 20% increase in OEE and scrap rates reduced below 1% in a matter of weeks