The central objectives of any maintenance program are to extend the life of the equipment, increase facility uptime and improve plant safety
Training methods address loss of human resources and personal contact during pandemic, improve operations
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A Purdue team has entered a cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create an augmented and virtual reality experience prototype called Skill-XR to reduce manufacturing's skills gap.
Lean methodologies are supported by flexibility in plant floor layouts
It involves a mix of people and technology concerns, each one feeding off the other
As the modern supply chain gets more sophisticated, it’s important to integrate your data with your suppliers.