Is the importance of cleaning working environments and equipment something to be considered when looking at business performance? Guy Bruce, managing director - Industrial at Interserve, discusses the importance of implementing a thorough cleaning regime, focussing on how any outsourced provision must factor in the criticality of each piece of equipment, and the impact that this can have on the profitable operation of the site.
Every manufacturing and processing environment has unique processes or ways of operating. The poor performance or failure of factory equipment can have a significant effect on plant productivity. Equipment malfunction and health and safety issues as a result of poor cleaning regimes can result in costly downtime, plant inefficiency or a worst, complete shut-down resulting in lost revenue...Read more.
Insert taken from FactoryEquipment (July/Aug 2013) on page 15.