SAGE Automation , 7 February 2019 (10 min read)

We’ve been beating the industry 4.0 drum loudly to our clients for some time. And for good reason – we’ve seen first-hand how clients are benefiting from increased visibility, data probity and response time across utilities, transport, and smart manufacturing.  

Jason Harvey , 6 December 2018 (8 min read)

Given the manufacturing industry accounts for eighteen per cent of Australia’s energy consumption, it has the most to gain from implementing energy saving improvements. 

SAGE Automation , 4 May 2018 (5 min read)

Industrial operators widely recognize that preventative maintenance extends the life of assets, increases productivity, improves overall efficiency and reduces maintenance costs, with a significant margin on a run-to-failure maintenance approach..

Peter Thompson , 12 April 2018 (8 min read)

There’s an overwhelming pile of advice out there on how industrial operators can reduce unplanned downtime and improve facility maintenance practices.

Chad Herbert , 29 March 2018 (9 min read)

As a company that delivers control system and automation maintenance support across manufacturing, food and beverage, defence, utilities, infrastructure, transport and resources we see a lot. And an increasing trend we’re seeing is the amount of clients doing ‘run-to-failure’ maintenance.

Peter Thompson , 8 March 2018 (5 min read)

In large scale operations or small workshop environments the right manufacturing maintenance KPIs can have enormous impact on operability and maintainability.

SAGE Automation , 4 January 2018 (3 min read)

By now you should have clearly identified the process that needs improving, collected the data, and analysed it to come up with the root causes for the problem. Phase four of DMAIC: Improve, is where it gets fun.

SAGE Automation , 21 December 2017 (5 min read)

Our previous blog outlined the first phase of the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve, Control) process in Six Sigma: Define. In Define, you should have developed a problem statement, calculated the problem’s business impact and defined a goal.

SAGE Automation , 7 December 2017 (17 min read)

Six Sigma’s data-centric approach to process improvement has returned significant cost savings for organisations in manufacturing, food and beverage, finance, resources and medicine to name a few.

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