Overall equipment effectiveness is a measure of how well a manufacturing operation is utilized, including time, material, and facilities, when compared to its full potential during the periods when it is scheduled to run. An important component of the manufacturing process, OEE identifies the percentage of manufacturing time that is truly productive.
Unsurprisingly, OEE is a powerful figure, and provides a lot of information in one number. As a result, there are multiple ways OEE is used to measure manufacturing productivity. Whether you're new to using OEE to vet your manufacturing operations or you're a seasoned vet who wants a little more insight, our eBook, "Taking Measures to Improve OEE: Why Wait?" was written with you in mind. Download the ebook today!