Efficiency of Plant Operation Mamaroneck NY

Plants can be old or new, transit mix or central mix, large or small in Mamaroneck. 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

Pitagorsky Consulting
(212) 696-9687
144 East 37th Street
New York, NY
K & D Consulting
(718) 352-8827
2559 Francis Lewis Blvd
Flushing, NY
Mjw Consulting Inc
(718) 461-1310
3333 161st St
Flushing, NY
Roslyn Hospitality Consultants
(516) 509-6645
85 Roundhill Rd
Roslyn Heights, NY
Rich and Bander, LLP
(646) 843-9913
15 W. 28th St Ste 7A
New York, NY
KHL Consulting Inc
(212) 281-5136
2289 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Ferber Co Management Inc
(718) 507-5892
7711 35TH Ave Ste 5C
Flushing, NY
Asbestos Consulting Svc Inc
(718) 497-4354
1005 Wyckoff Ave
Flushing, NY
Z G Consultants Inc
(718) 925-0942
13339 130th St
Jamaica, NY
H & B Management
(718) 458-0925
11116 Roosevelt Ave
Flushing, 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

Related Local Events
Postgraduate Assembly In Anesthesiology - Nyssa
Dates: 12/14/13 - 12/14/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

Chem Show
Dates: 12/10/13 - 12/12/13
Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
New York, NY
View Details

International Council Of Shopping Centers/New York - Icsc
Dates: 12/3/13 - 12/3/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

The Gourmet Housewares Show
Dates: 8/18/13 - 8/18/13
Location:
New York, NY
View Details

NEW YORK ANTIQUE JEWELRY & WATCH SHOW 2013
Dates: 7/26/13 - 7/29/13
Location: Metropolitan Pavilion
New York, NY
View Details