Obeikan Folding Carton (OFC) lacked visibility into operations and assets. They were unable to identify challenges in real time, resulting in OEE losses, multiple shifts and poor rough cut capacity planning.
OFC struggled to adapt to changes in schedules, products and were unable to manage rapid changeovers to support high mix manufacturing. The excessive operator manual data entry impacted productivity.
ODS reviewed the current IT landscape at OFC – which encompassed several systems and
deployed GE Digital’s Manufacturing Execution System along with its suite of plant applications
to enable the following functionality:
The adoption of O3 along with its plant applications has helped OFC at all levels – from operators to plant managers to GMs. The insights and the real time visibility provided by the solution has
delivered the following benefits: