MODERNISATION OF MACHINERY STOCK IN METAL CASTING FOUNDRIES AS A DETERMINANT OF QUALITY IMPROVEMENT IN PRODUCTION PROCESSES

1 KULIŃSKA Ewa
Co-authors:
2 ODLANICKA-POCZOBUTT Monika
Institutions:
1 Opole University of Technology, Department of Logistics, Opole, Poland, EU
2 Silesian University of Technology, Department of Organization and Management, Gliwice, Poland, EU
Conference:
26th International Conference on Metallurgy and Materials, Hotel Voronez I, Brno, Czech Republic, EU, May 24th - 26th 2017
Proceedings:
Proceedings 26th International Conference on Metallurgy and Materials
Pages:
2224-2231
ISBN:
978-80-87294-79-6
ISSN:
2694-9296
Published:
9th January 2018
Proceedings of the conference were published in Web of Science and Scopus.
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Abstract

The increasingly returning subject of the financial crisis forces company owners to continuously monitor their results, not only in terms of safety at work, but also reliability of equipment. The purpose of the presented article is to identify actions necessary to maintain a reliable machinery stock, which would guarantee effectiveness of production processes and high quality of metal workpieces. The analysis referred to a project of modernization of deprecated machinery stock in an industrial establishment belonging to the foundry industry. Exchange of equipment involved in the production process and replacement and adjustment of supply and control devices was proposed.

Keywords: foundry industry, reliability of machinery and equipment, modernization, indicators of the implementation of project objectives, production process
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