Shutdowns are a big deal. From planned inspections to the inevitable unexpected repairs that'll crop up, without impeccable planning and controls the scenario can easily escalate into a logistical nightmare.
Most organizations are in a constant state of change as they respond to increasing customer demands, technological advancements and the fast-moving business environment of today. This means that systems and strategies must continuously evolve to remain competitive.
There is now an affordable pricing optimization solution for small and midsized manufacturers; this transformation will allow even the smallest manufacturer to utilize lean principles in the pricing process immediately.
To begin with, the first thing that process manufacturers can do in this regard is to make the current ERP system more mobile. By increasing the mobile capability of the ERP, one refers to having a solid mobile application, or adding a well-functioning mobile component to the ERP system.
The existing generation of NORD IE3 and IE4 motors already offer impressive efficiency, but the new IE5+ technology takes this one step further, delivering even more efficiency at low speeds and partial loads, resulting in additional operational cost reduction. IE5+ motors are extremely versatile and can be used for a wide range of applications including food and beverage, intralogistics, airport baggage handling, and post and parcel industries that frequently operate at partial loads or reduced speeds and may need to quickly adjust load size and speeds.