Reducing machine downtime can help drastically improve productivity at work and the best way to do this is smart maintenance.
With an Automatic Lubrication System, you’ll spend less time on scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and have the peace of mind that your heavy machinery and plant equipment has grease where it needs to.
Read on for more information on how to turn your downtime into productivity…
What Is Machine Downtime?
‘Machine downtime’ refers to any planned or unplanned event that stops or slows the equipment that you use in your business.
Occasionally, the downtime is unplanned, often caused by poor maintenance management or human error.
However, you may also have to plan for machine downtime. Scheduling maintenance and lubrication of your machinery is essential in ensuring that it is all running smoothly.
Downtime ultimately affects the productivity of your workplace by stopping the functioning of your vehicles, heavy machinery or plant equipment.
To make sure your business is achieving its full potential, you’ll want to reduce your machine downtime.
The Best Way To Reduce Downtime
For heavy machinery, the best way to achieve reduction is with an Automatic Lubrication System.
Proper lubrication of equipment is a significant part of maintaining heavy machinery. However, this can be quite time consuming if you are manually completing this task.
By installing an automatic system, you won’t waste any time in this part of your maintenance process and you’ll be able to spend this time getting on with the job. Once the system is set up, it will know exactly where your machinery needs greasing and you can set the timing intervals to do so.