Metal & Fabrication
Metal & fabrication covers anything from creating stock materials, through metal parts for fabrication, to complex niche processes producing high integrity components. Common to these is the use of high value capital equipment which needs to be utilised efficiently to ensure best return on investment.
Investing a fraction of the cost of this equipment on a PlantRun system gives you accurate utilization information that can be accessed in real time to enable you to
- Maximise capacity
- Maximize visibility of operation
- Minimize down time
- Improve response to stoppages
ArcelorMittal Sheffield Ltd is the UK based manufacturer of EstateWIRE, the UK and Ireland's leading brand in agricultural and industrial fencing. Their range of longer lasting steel fencing is used by farmers, land owners, estate managers and facilities managers across agriculture, road, rail, rivers, schools, airports and high security facilities.
To drive production efficiency and eliminate manual data collection the company has installed a PlantRun system on fourteen machines making Field Fence, Barbed Wire and Chainlink branded fencing.
Presspart Manufacturing was founded in 1970 in Blackburn, UK to manufacture deep-drawn components for industrial applications. It is now part of the H&T Group that supplies World Class Precision Formed Components primarily for pharmaceutical use such as drug delivery devices, dispensers and inhalers.
In 2017 the company invested in a PlantRun OEE system to monitor six presses and a wash plant.