Does your plant have reliability issues and a hard time meeting production targets? Metrics such as key performance indicators (KPIs), when identified and aligned properly, can save your plant, your job and your career. So grab a pen, open your mind and get ready to learn.
Sure, the less expensive motor saves money in the short run and keeps you in good graces with the folks in accounting. But, its better to know what a motor actually costs during its 20-year or 30-year lifetime. Do you?
With the trend for portable yet healthful foods, Ocean Spray Craisins -- sweetened dried cranberries -- are in high demand. To keep pace with the products popularity, Ocean Spray is adding production capacity at a fast pace.
VICTREX PEEK polymer is considered to be the highest performance, melt processable polymer on the market today. Key benefits are: FDA/3A compliant; 200ºC (500ºF) continuous use temperature; Outstanding chemical and steam resistance; Superior wear resistance without lubrication; Survives repeated sterilization; and High abrasion/scratch resistant coatings.
From highly wear-resistant bearings, bushings, seals and valves, to precision cutting blades and energy-efficient pumps, components made with VICTREX PEEK polymer keep machinery running at peak productivity levels.
The food and beverage industry is Virginias largest manufacturing employment sector, with more than 500 food processors employing more than 34,500 Virginians. Since 1995, Virginias food processors have solidified their presence
by announcing plans of more than $1.9 billion in capital investments and the addition of almost 7,000 new jobs.