Simulation Blogs 2017-08-24T13:28:12+00:00

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  • Optimizing the Smart Factory September 11, 2017
    In the same way that a product development involves prototyping, the production process for manufacturing that product should also be optimized for maximum efficiency and productivity.Discrete Event Simulation (DES) software approximates the manufacturing process into individual events, so can be … Continue reading →
  • Scheduling in the Industry 4.0 August 14, 2017
    Today started badly. As soon as I hopped into my car, the GPS system was flashing red to show queues of stationary traffic on my regular route to the office. Thankfully, the alternative offered allowed me to arrive on time … Continue reading →
  • Bad Smells in Manufacturing: Resequencing April 1, 2016
    This article is part of a series on manufacturing practices that should be seen as red flags; practices that stink so bad that something must have gone seriously wrong. One such stench is the practice of resequencing: it’s costly, disruptive and completely unnecessary. read more
  • Happy 2016! January 3, 2016
    Happy New Year! May 2016 bring you, and your family, joy, fun and many rewards! Doesn't time fly when you're having fun? It's been a while since I last blogged, but I'm still here and still in business—indeed I celebrated 5 years of Hindsight at the beginning of November 2015. Thanks to my clients, collaborators […]

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