Category Archives: Custom Control Systems

How To Define The Value Of Intangible Benefits

  Calculating ROI is needed to validate any project but often this is not as easy as it appears on the surface. Often companies start and stop by thinking in terms of ‘how much paid staff time will this project … Continue reading

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4 Effective Ways to Boost Factory Staff Morale and Keep The Pace Up

There are many different ways to boost staff morale, and if you do a google search like this  https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=how+to+boost+factory+staff+morale you will get 1000’s of ideas, but we want to cover 4 really important ones that are less easily found on … Continue reading

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Automation Expectations vs Reality

In the world of manufacturing, the thought of changing from one method of working to something new can raise a number of concerns. Businesses become reliant on established procedures, even if they know they could be improved by implementing new … Continue reading

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Granta Support Contract Scheme

Our support contract schemes have been designed to work for you – they’re as bespoke as our automation solutions!  Whether you need 24/7 support or just an annual maintenance visit, each contract can be tailored to suit your exact requirements. … Continue reading

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FREE Payback Calculator with Finance Lease Options

  When calculating payback with automation it is easy to think that payback is equal to the number of staff wages saved by the automation multiplied by the annual staff salary, but this is rarely correct. Calculating the payback on … Continue reading

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Granta Update April 2018 – 5 Key Ways To Improve Machine Throughput!

Are You Coming On Our Journey? You only need to bring: Yourself and your co-workers All your good ideas A desire to achieve Find out where they journey starts >> Is Improving Quality Control One of Your Key Targets? Simply … Continue reading

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How Can I Improve The Throughput Capacity Of My Machinery?

Maintaining an efficient throughput is essential to the success of any manufacturing facility. In order to remain competitive production must be sustained at a certain level to keep a steady flow of goods heading out to customers. Any break or … Continue reading

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Control System Case Study – Granta Automation

  Brief A British chocolatier and cocoa grower, were looking for a means of transferring chocolate and fillings to their new production line. They commissioned an engineering company to design and build 4 stainless steel, jacketed transfer vessels on castors … Continue reading

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3 Ways To Reduce Manufacturing Costs

If you’re a Factory or Manufacturing Manager, then you will know just how important it is to Reduce Manufacturing Costs to enable you to Boost the Profitability of Your Company. You will no doubt be very familiar with the usual … Continue reading

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Granta Update – July 2017 – Catch up on the Latest Automation News!

Catch up on the Latest Automation News from Granta Owning the ‘Ultimate Automated Factory’ is something you need no longer just dream of! Download your OEE calculator and RSI assessment tools. Find out why our customer is 40% up on … Continue reading

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