handling time

handling time

[′hand·liŋ ‚tīm]
(industrial engineering)
The time needed to transport parts or materials to or from a work area.
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The Optical Control system helps eliminate material shortages, reduces downtime of production lines and unnecessary handling time, improves inventory management/purchasing cycles, and optimizes warehousing/storage space.
Auto Collimation also produces a wider cut kerf on thicker materials, making for easier part removal from the sheet to reduce handling time.
The fact that the robot can reach the cavities directly from the side without having to circumvent any obstacles reduces the handling time, and therefore the mold opening time, according to the company.
MoneyGram has also seen a 30 percent reduction in average call handling time and a 5 percent drop in transfers by adopting CXone.
With automated billing inquiry analysis, insurance quote lookup, knowledge push, and automated documentation, the company was able to automate 72% of live agents' manual processes and reduce average call handling time by 20%, increasing customer satisfaction.
To learn more about the effects of landing nets on brook trout, researchers examined the use of various meshes on physical damage (fin fraying, scale loss, and mucus loss), unhooking time, and handling time. *
Agents welcomed this unprecedented achievement in the port's export sector which would reduce ship handling time and additional costs for ship and cargo owners, as well as attracting exporting companies, ship lines and those interested in exports in general.
TruCore will help you improve driller health and safety with reduced manual handling time and a better ergonomic position when reading core orientations.
The number of hosts attacked increases as host densities increase, and there is an upper limit to the number of hosts attacked, due to satiation in the case of predators (Mills 1982), and due to limitation of eggs or handling time problems in the case of parasitoids (Getz & Mills 1996).
Also results showed lower searching time, handling time and resting time in the first instar larvae followed by an increase in the 2nd and 3rd instar larval stage of C.
SpeechStorm is a provider of self-service and mobile apps that reduce telephone call waiting time for customers and reduce call handling time in contact centres.
Reducing handling time, providing convenience and security wherever work-in-progress or finished goods need storing, are said to be among the important benefits of the new Stak-Red mobile storage cages with adjustable shelves.