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shop floor

the part of a factory housing the machines and men directly involved in production
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IQMS applies this same principle to its RealTime technology, using the simplicity of signal data and the comprehensive accessibility of one database to deliver tangible results and complete shop-floor visibility within an easy-to-manage and user-friendly computing environment.
In the resulting humiliation, a flash of ethnic anger or male pride often produced aggressive and confrontational behavior, ending in violent shop-floor altercations and fights.
Can be integrated with Mattec ProHelp shop-floor monitoring system.
He or she was also disciplined, efficient, and dutiful throughout the entire daily shop-floor routine.
The new version contains software and hardware developments introduced at the NPE show in Chicago last year, including an advanced scheduling module that permits "what-if" scenarios and flags schedule conflicts caused by changing shop-floor conditions.
The new release of the Windows NT system has an advanced scheduling module that permits "what-if" scenarios and flags schedule conflicts due to changing shop-floor conditions.
It publishes a monthly newsletter and meets regularly with managers to iron out shop-floor problems.
This year's CIM Leaders Award goes to two companies that have recognized the value of extending their shop-floor computer networks beyond primary machinery to the previously unobserved realm of auxiliary and downstream equipment.
Even if the worst doomsday prophecies don't come to pass, the "Year 2000 problem" poses a real threat to your shop-floor control systems.