The best individuals for the team are often your most experienced and in-demand employees. Therefore plucking them away from the business for an extended period of time will come at a real cost to the business.
While contemplating the use of automation, remember proper warehouse organization and the procedures and controls followed are the foundation for effective operations. The less automation involved, the greater the need for organization and discipline.
The scientist in the TED video proposed a system where tracking heaters (think ray guns) would sense and follow people around a space, heating only them and not the air or objects around them. This made me smile because there is such technology already available.
William H. Harvey Mfg. Co. chose to have its team trained by Videojet Technologies’ professional trainers
May 13, 2014
Coursework included multiple levels of instruction, hands-on learning and formal testing. The initial training program resulted in roughly a 5% increase in the performance of the production line where the printers were in use.
California Faucets’ StyleTherm thermostatic shower system delivers superior technology, independent volume control and even safety.
May 13, 2014
Besides the ability to dial-in exact temperatures, the system requires no diverter valve to toggle between shower applications, such as showerhead-to-handheld shower. Features include anti-scald temperature protection with a safety override button, ideal for parents of young children and the elderly.
Women in industry - Exclusive roundtable interview centers on challenges females face in the PHCP-PVF supply chain, how to attract more women into the industry and the value of ASA's Women in Industry Division. Check out the rest articles in April's Issue.