January 10, 2022

Asset Utilization versus OEE!

Are you responsible for analytics and continuous improvement from your Bodymakers and other equipment? If you are, we understand this can be a complicated task with […]
December 15, 2021

2022 Can Making Trends

We are pleased to have several different contributors to our year-end 2022 Can Making Trends article. Jason Toscholog, VP of Product at Flexware Innovation, asks the […]
November 17, 2021

Are You Using Alarms to Their Full Potential?

All process industries can benefit from a well-managed alarm system in a variety of ways. The key, however, is to ensure that these systems are correctly […]
October 21, 2021

Two Critical Production Metrics for a Plant Manager’s Dashboard

The majority of, if not all, manufacturers will state that their primary goal is to improve quality. End customers need superior products, and operations managers require […]
September 22, 2021

Quality Monitoring on the Plant Floor, including Cuppers and Bodymakers

The Acumence Product Manager, Steve Klabak, discusses how Acumence helps two-piece can manufacturers with quality monitoring on the plant floor.  How the Acumence team partners with […]
August 20, 2021

Data Warehouses and Data Marts: An Overview for Manufacturers

What are Data Warehouses and Data Marts? Data is the lifeblood of any good decision-making process.  With the rise of big data and advanced analytics, there has […]
July 19, 2021

Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) for Can Manufacturing

  Why is OEE Important to Can Manufacturing? OEE, or Overall Equipment Effectiveness, is critical in the can manufacturing process because the speed at which cans […]
June 22, 2021

Where Should Sensors Be Located On Your Two Piece Can Making Line?

Are You Collecting Enough Data? Does the data from the machines on your shop floor answer the top 3 questions? What is my production WIP? Is […]
April 16, 2021

Announcing Acumence’s New Mobile App – Can Manufacturing Monitoring On The Go

Transform Your Manufacturing Operations with Acumence’s Easy-to-Deploy Mobile Client The new Acumence mobile app extends the ability of management, engineers, and production supervisors to track and […]