Changeover Time Reduction and Productivity Improvement by Integrating Conventional SMED Method with Implementation of MES for Better Production Planning and Control

@inproceedings{Palanisamy2014ChangeoverTR,
  title={Changeover Time Reduction and Productivity Improvement by Integrating Conventional SMED Method with Implementation of MES for Better Production Planning and Control},
  author={Senthilkumar Palanisamy and Salman Siddiqui},
  year={2014}
}
This paper addresses a setup time reduction through SMED with an integration of MES (planning system interface). Reduction of changeover time has always been critical in most of the manufacturing industries. Most of the changeover or setup time reduction are governed or associated with Shingo’s Single Minute Exchange of Die(SMED) method that suggest the… CONTINUE READING