Calculating the cost of process manufacturing equipment failures and how to reduce it. (Peter Gagg, CEO, MCP Consulting Group Ltd). In your company have you ever taken the time to calculate the cost to the business of equipment failures? Most companies haven’t or, if they have, they do nothing about it. A good rule of … Read More
MCP is truly an international manufacturing training and consultancy business, we get everywhere! MCP has been on site at Johson&Johnson in Miami for the last two weeks. But there has been no time for MCP’s, Dave Porrill, Managing consultant to head to the (Miami) beach. The photos show Dave heading up the MAMC (Manufacturing Asset … Read More
Asset Management in Italy Dave Porrill, MCP’s Senior Managing Consultant, delivered a very well received Manufacturing in Asset Management Certification (MAMC) Course last week in Latina, Italy. Delivered on-site for Janssen, part of the Johnson&Johnson Group, this course has been specifically designed to ensure that this training solution matches the client’s business needs. To read more about … Read More
Leading manufacturing and service companies know that the effective Asset Management is a basic need for long-term competitiveness. But even today, MCP has evidence that fewer than 10% of company sites in the UK have mastered this skill and hence the ability to claim to have ‘leading-the-world’ status’. The overall UK profile of where sites … Read More
Cost reduction British Food makers are facing increases of up to 10% on material costs as the slump in the pound impacts on finished goods. With most producers locked into fixed-price contracts with major retailers, there is little room to increase prices and pass the additional cost to the customer. Most at risk are those smaller … Read More
Business enhancement …World-class business performance… – Are you in control of your business processes? – Do you and your team constantly strive to eliminate waste? If so, MCP has the experience to deliver enhanced performance for your organisation! This year at Maintec, the UK’s premier event for the maintenance engineering and asset management, MCP Consulting … Read More
Making the Most of Your Factory Assets. Peter Jackson, Senior Consultant, MCP Consulting Group, tackles the challenges to implementing an effective asset management plan by outlining 10 factors which need to be taken into consideration, analysed and acted upon. Leading manufacturing and service companies know that effective Asset Management is a basic need for long-term competitiveness. … Read More
The need to improve manufacturing performance and cost of production has never been greater with pressure from shareholders, customers and competitors constantly providing an incentive to achieve World Class levels of performance.