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...
When an OEE of 85% is not world class

When an OEE of 85% is not world class

An OEE score of 85% is considered World Class. But actually, that is not always the case. Here’s when. 1. When not all losses are included in the definition of the OEE It is possible to run any machine at “85%” OEE, simply by adapting the OEE definition. You take...