Track your process information
Your effectiveness is affected by these 6 most common losses: Equipment failure, Setup and adjustments, Idling and minor stops, Reduced speed, Process defects, Reduced yield. By keeping track of the data of these 6 losses you will create a report on how much percent of production time your equipment is effectively producing your products.
Chose wich loss is the most effective to solve
Chose wich loss can be solved straigh away or shows the biggest guarantee to succes for your overall equipment effectiveness. Make a plan to take countermeasures.
Implementation of countermeasures
Brief your team with the new methods to take action. Buy the material needed and implement new techniques. The overall equipment effectiveness depends on the pro-active mentality of you and your team.
The best way to practice the tree steps mentioned above is to use special software like Nautilus to improve your OEE.