- Application Infrastructure & Middleware - Data Visualization
- Application Infrastructure & Middleware - Database Management & Storage
- Construction & Infrastructure
- Healthcare & Hospitals
- Advanced Production Planning and Scheduling
- Factory Operations Visibility & Intelligence
One of the primary goals was data accuracy. Before the implementation, they could look at data, but it was anywhere from a few days to a week old. They were looking for something to provide real-time data, so they could accurately know where the production and utilization were. They also wanted to find out the leading reasons for the downtime. One of the biggest things was equipment utilization versus parts goals. How often were the spindles spinning versus how many parts they were actually producing? This is incredibly valuable to them in understanding cycle time.
Wiscon Products provides advanced CNC lathe precision turned parts from bar stock. Our expertise is in highly complex, high-volume CNC precision machined parts for the hydraulic, automotive, aerospace, and construction industries.
Wiscon Products is proud to be IATF 16949 certified in order to serve the Automotive Industry.
The biggest change has been in efficiency. Specifically, being able to visualize the data and act upon it in real-time. They didn’t have a lot of historical data and what did have could only be addressed reactively. And planning and scheduling were a top priority. Without accurate data, planning and scheduling were difficult. We had spent over $16 million on equipment but still felt like we were running at capacity. Our production department was always “busy”; there were gaps in the data and not being visible in real-time caused a lag.
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