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MES Solutions

What Can I Expect from my Manufacturing Execution System?

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MES is the heartbeat of your operation. A properly managed MES helps remove friction between your traditionally siloed business functions. MES links these functions across multiple, plant-wide manufacturing processes through customer orders.


How MES Can Benefit Your Business

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Production Dispatching

Provides the command to send materials or orders to certain parts of the plant to begin a process or step.

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WIP and Resource Tracking

Monitors the progress of units, batches, or lots of output to create a full history of the product.

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Product Tracking & Genealogy

Monitors the progress of units, batches, or lots of output to create a full history of the product.

 

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Document Control

Manages and distributes information on products, processes, designs, or orders, and gathers certification statements of work and conditions.

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Asset Utilization

Compares the time equipment is in use versus the time available, including downtime, idle time and changeover time.

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Resource Management

Guides what people, machines, tools, and materials should do, and tracks what they are currently doing or have just done.

 

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Quality

Compares measured yield in the plant to goals and metrics set by the equipment manufacturer, process engineers, corporation, or customers.

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Maintenance Management

Plans and executes appropriate activities to keep equipment and other capital assets in the plant performing to goal.

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Finite Scheduling

Sequences and times activities for optimized plant performance based on finite capacities of the resources.

 


Learn More About MES Solutions

From product tracking and genealogy to maintenance management and document control, see how an MES connects plant-wide manufacturing processes.

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