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OEE Summary Chart

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Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is a hierarchy of metrics developed in the 1960s to evaluate how effectively a manufacturing operation is utilized. It is best used to identify scope for process performance improvement, and how to get the improvement. For example, if the cycle time is reduced the OEE will increase i.e. more product is produced for less resource. Another example is if one enterprise serves a high volume market with low variety and another enterprise serves a low volume market with high variety. In the high variety market there will be More changeovers (set-ups) which will reduce OEE. Downtimes can be configured to be considered productive for OEE purposes under Manage → Metrics → Metric Definitions in the Setup Times section.

OEE Chart Overview

The OEE Summary Chart is a 4 tier bar graph for analyzing OEE specific metrics. The chart is capable of displaying Availability, Performance, Quality, and total OEE. It is also possible to plot the targets for each metric alongside the returned values. Using the filter allow the chart to be customized to your needs by selecting which values should be displayed when generating the chart.

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