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Visual management scoreboard – step 1 towards a smart factory

Ever consider how much time your teams currently spend manually collecting and calculating data?

LineView for UK Operations Supporting, or Impacted by, COVID-19

Starting today, we are offering our systems free-of-charge to help improve efficiency in key UK plants.

Manufacturers that are contributing to the…

How to improve Takt Times with Shop Floor Visualisation

One of the useful concepts to master in Lean Manufacturing is the concept of Takt Time.  I like to think of the Takt Time of a manufacturing process as…

8 Low-Cost OEE Initiatives Using Shop Floor Visualisation

It goes without saying that to improve OEE performance, your team first needs the most up-to-date information on their current performance to enable…

5 Steps to Reducing Overtime with Shop Floor Visualisation:

I was recently in an FMCG plant that has a hand packing hall. In this particular operation, every individual unit is manually lifted from the line and…

Is the V-Curve the best option for setting accumulation line speed?

As we celebrate the start of 2020, it’s interesting to reflect on how technology and innovation have changed the shop floor.

Not just bottlenecks and downtime. How to spot poor line control:

Bottlenecks, inefficient stops and starts and under-utilised conveyors are all fire-engine red signs of ineffective line balance and control. These are…

Poor line control lowers OEE: Why your goal should be Perfect Flow

Line control has a strong correlation with packaging line performance and OEE. Unfortunately for line performance KPI, the way in which machines are…

System Validation Tool Wins LineView’s First Ever Hackathon

What a day, what a day. If there was a single word to describe our first Hackathon held on Monday, September 10, perhaps it would be ‘intense’. But…

We Have Partnered with Microsoft on Our Latest Innovation, CamView!

This is exciting news for all of us at LineView and now the news is (finally) out.