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Utilizing OEE

Graham Immerman
June 09, 2017

Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is measured by three components; availability, performance, and quality. “Plants typically work quickly to identify and attack problems, but fail to take the time to understand what’s at the root of the problem. OEE can provide visibility to both the big picture and the details.” MachineMetrics will give you transparency into your production metrics, improving your OEE. You won’t just know your OEE score, you will have all the insight to improve it.

How to Make Use of OEESource: http://www.automationworld.com

You’re probably familiar with the term overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), but it means different things to different people. It’s often used interchangeably with factory information systems (FIS) to refer to production process analysis, measurement and management. Read More

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