Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is a crucial measure in TPM that reports on how well equipment is running. It factors three elements -the time the machine is actually running, the quantity of products the machine is turning out, and the quantity of good output – into a single combined score. Directly addressing those who are best positioned to track and improve the effectiveness of equipment, OEE for Operatorsdefines basic concepts and then provides a systematic explanation of how OEE should be applied to maximize a piece of equipment’s productivity and recognize when its efficiency is being compromised.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. About TPM and OEE
Chapter 2. Understanding Equipment-Related Losses
Chapter 3. Measuring OEE
Chapter 4. Improving OEE
Chatper 5. Reflections and Conclusions
About the Productivity Press Development Team