The presentation video below discusses how Pepsi Bottling Ventures (Nampa, Idaho) achieved dramatic overall equipment effectiveness improvements across both legacy and new equipment using a combination of Lean & Six Sigma principles with various automation technologies. Using this approach, Pepsi Bottling Ventures experienced a return on investment payback on automation expenditures in less than a year. (Approximate Time - 33:39).
Linking Continuous Improvement and Automation to Boost OEE
Chris Bacon, production manager at Pepsi Bottling Ventures, explains how the facility leverages automation with real-time monitoring controls to promote continuous improvement.
Jun 8th, 2012