The Inside Scoop | August 29th, 2023
Flip this Factory
Make sure to join us this week on Wednesday, August 30th at 2PM EST, for our first Flip This Factory episode to learn how to rebuild your machine health program with a predictive maintenance mindset. We’ll cover how purpose-built AI and Industrial IoT:
- Optimize your production and maintenance planning
- Increase capacity, OEE, and unlock capital
- Decrease operational costs
- Increase safety and morale
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