What is the ideal OEE score?

What is the ideal OEE score?

Is it better to close the factory below a certain percentage? No, of course not! Or well, maybe that would be better in some cases… But seriously: there is no such thing as ‘an OEE number’ because it can be defined in a thousand different ways. It is generally...
Is a higher OEE rate better?

Is a higher OEE rate better?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
OEE data collection

OEE data collection

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
How is OEE calculated?

How is OEE calculated?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
What are the Six Big Losses?

What are the Six Big Losses?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
What are the OEE roles?

What are the OEE roles?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
Why is OEE important?

Why is OEE important?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? This blog series is about the fundamentals of OEE. We will...
What is OEE?

What is OEE?

In order to manage short lead times of order fulfillment, meet cost targets, handle the pressure on budgets, and the demands to quality, the right priorities must be set. But where to start and what to do? Making decisions based on gut feeling is not the best option....
3 OEE-related trends in manufacturing

3 OEE-related trends in manufacturing

How did Industry 4.0 deliver on the big expectations raised? And whether you are still in the midst of Industry 3.0, the Industry 4.0 revolution, or whether Industry 5.0 is already your reality? We are witness to interesting times, and enabling manufacturers to make...
How high should OEE really be?

How high should OEE really be?

I’ve been asked this question many times: “I have been reading about the OEE measurement and I cannot find any particular agreement about the right number for OEE. Could you please give me any references?” It is generally suggested that “below 65% should be considered...