Simulation improved OEE metrics in a real-world bottling application

Polytron’s PolySimSM three-dimensional animated simulation was on display at ProFood Tech, demonstrating the following real-world case study.

A well-known global consumer goods manufacturer had several bottling lines that were underperforming. There was pressure to make upgrades and improvements in order to meet KPIs; mitigate investment risk; and meet growing market demand. Lines needed to operate more efficiently and profitably. The company’s goal was always clear: Increase production by 50 percent. They decided to pilot some changes on one line before universally reconfiguring the others. Read More

Published in ProFood World – ProTech Food Edition