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    NAA Deep Dive Workshop – Machine Data Collection

    Start date: 17/04/2018
    Cost: Please register via Eventbrite link


    This is the first of our specialist subject workshops, the aim of each workshop is to provide you with an opportunity to understand world class performance, learn more about the subject, benchmark yourselves and discuss solutions to challenges that you may have.

    If you would like to explore how to improve your operating efficiency through the use of machine availability data then this is the workshop for you.  Manufacturing or maintenance engineers & managers with responsibility for machine operating efficiency are the targeted audience.

    You will have an opportunity to understand how other companies manage their data to maximise their operating efficiency;  GETRAG FORD Transmissions will demonstrate the machine data collection systems they have in use including Siemens WinCC, and how they use the data to improve production performance . Siemens will also give a presentation on digitisation and data collection within the workplace. With plenty of opportunities for learning and discussion every company attending is requested to bring a short presentation with them explaining their current status and challenges.

    This is a rare opportunity to see & understand how machine data is collected, analysed and used within a large global organisation combined with an opportunity to discuss your individual experiences and improvement opportunities in this area.


    8:00       Arrivals & Introductions
    8:15       Advantages and challenges of machine data collection
    9:30       Delegate Presentations
    10:30     Shop floor walk and Halewood System demonstration
    12:45     Siemens presentation
    13:30     Final Q&A
    14:00     Close

    Refreshments will be provided throughout the day including lunch.


    • Manufacturing Engineers and Managers who have responsibility for machine operating efficiency and related KPIs.
    • We anticipate 6-8 companies attending with a maximum of 2 per company.


    This event will cost £250 (plus VAT) for members, non-members will be placed onto a waitlist and the cost will be £350 (plus VAT) per attendee.


    Please register via the Eventbrite Registration Link

    Event Date           Tuesday 17th April 2018  8am – 2pm


    GETRAG FORD Transmissions
    North Road
    L24 9LE

    European Regional Development Fund Northern Powerhouse
    Partners Department for Business Innovation and Skills Finance Birmingham