Episode 28: How AI Improves Efficiency in Manufacturing

How do you cut the most pairs of shoes out of a hide of leather? And make sure there are no blemishes? All this and more in this episode!

Leather shoes being cut out

In a nutshell:

We talk about some of the ways that AI is being used to improve process efficiency in manufacturing:

  • Optimising use of energy and water:  Your factory might have some massive heating elements to get materials up to temperature.  Howe can you make sure you’re only using just enough energy and no more?
  • Maximise use of raw materials:  Some raw materials such as wood or leather are natural and therefore not a standard size.  How do you make the most efficient use of these?
  • Maximise machine uptime:  Predictive maintenance is becoming ever more sophisticated.  How can you make sure that you only service your machines when they need it and not before?

 

These are just a few of the possibilities for improving manufacturing efficiency, we’d love to hear about some of your examples!

Watch the video:

Listen to the audio:

AI and Machine Learning Strategy

Read more about how you an develop your AI and Machine Learning strategy to get ahead of your competition.

More on this topic…

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print
Share on email

happy holidays

we want to hear from you

https://calendly.com/345andrew/30min