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TPM – Total Productive Maintenance

It can be considered as the medical science of machines. Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) is a maintenance program which involves a newly defined concept for maintaining plants and equipment. The goal of the TPM program is to markedly increase production while, at the same time, increasing employee morale and job satisfaction. TPM brings maintenance into …

Harmonized International Standards & Conformance Facilitate Global Trade

Occasionally when talking with U.S. business and industry leaders, I uncover a fallacy in thinking about international standardization: some believe that standards and conformance generally create barriers to trade. What they need to understand is that international standards are actually powerful business tools that can be used to facilitate trade and access new markets.

5 Simple Rules to Follow When Automating Your Warehouse

One indisputable fact exists for most manufacturers and distributors: Warehouse automation stands as one of the last areas where long-term costs can be significantly reduced. Given this fact, the decision to implement an Automated Storage/Retrieval System (AS/RS) should be an easy one to reach. Yet, many executives have reservations that center on two distinct, yet …

Maximice su Inversión en Equipos

Hoy en día el tema de la sostenibilidad es un requisito para los procesadores en todo el mundo y el ahorro de energía es una de las principales preocupaciones, particularmente,  para los procesos de la industria de alimentos y bebidas. Tanto la limpieza como la lubricación correcta extienden la vida útil de los equipos y …