SMED – a case study

By Exegens

Many companies struggle with Changeover Time, with OEE and with ongoing cost reduction. Sometimes companies do not see relations between OEE and profit. Inspired by this, Alin Posteuca had a presentation during ”7th International Working Conference – TQM & Advanced and Intelligent Approaches’’ Conference, University of Belgrade, Mechanical Engineering Faculty – Serbia, in June 2013.

The title of the prezentation was: ”Quick Changeover: continuous improvement and production costs reduction for plastic-molding machines” – an OEE analysis.

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