Efficiency of Plant Operation Cohoes NY

Plants can be old or new, transit mix or central mix, large or small in Cohoes. But they all have one thing in common: How well they are managed has a significant effect on their overall efficiency. A simple definition of batch plant efficiency is the ratio of (a) the cost of inputs (employee hours, materials, energy, equipment, etc.) to (b) the revenue generated by sales of concrete. If you divide B by A and the result is less than one, you probably should begin planning your career change.

Local Companies

Macopyan Hall Management NV, Inc
518-232-1044
443 whitehall
Albany, NY
Laster Richard
(914) 241-4959
103 S Bedford Rd
Mount Kisco, NY
Harper's Consultancy and Superintendency
(518) 943-2068
109 Route 385
Catskill, NY
Amversev Association
(718) 224-9625
1815 215th St
Bayside, NY
Alpha Omega Management Co
(607) 844-5678
28 Ferguson Rd
Freeville, NY
Archer Brown Corp
(518) 439-9189
159 Delaware Ave Ste 126
Delmar, NY
Purpose-Built Llc
(212) 465-8800
242 W 30th St
New York, NY
1881 Holding Llc
(718) 901-3949
1881 Morris Ave
Bronx, NY
Worksmart
(585) 654-7420
201 Warrington Dr
Rochester, NY
Smith Asset Management
(212) 829-5660
885 3rd Ave Fl 34
New York, NY
Data Provided by:
  

Source: CONCRETE PRODUCER MAGAZINE
Publication date: March 1, 2008

By Jay Robinson

Plants can be old or new, transit mix or central mix, large or small. But they all have one thing in common: How well they are managed has a significant effect on their overall efficiency.

A simple definition of batch plant efficiency is the ratio of (a) the cost of inputs (employee hours, materials, energy, equipment, etc.) to (b) the revenue generated by sales of concrete. If you divide B by A and the result is less than one, you probably should begin planning your career change.

The most efficient batch plants produce more concrete with less wasted material, lower repair costs, less downtime, and fewer disruptions in employee productivity. Initiatives such as more thorough quality control, understanding customer needs, and installing and operating concrete recycling systems will reduce waste.

Every operation is unique, yet the managers of highly efficient plants focus consistently on five key areas: preventive maintenance, cleanliness, batch control, driver staging, and safety.

1. Practice Preventive Maintenance (PM)

Plants where some kind of formalized inspection and maintenance schedule is in place tend to have fewer breakdowns. If the plant manager recognizes the importance of regular PM and communicates that to employees, chances are good that noisy bearings, worn belts, leaky air systems, and clogged filter bags will be detected and repaired before breakdowns interrupt batch...

Click here to read full article from The Concrete Producer