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Fast Forward


Welcome to our theme page Fast Forward

When building or assembling machines, the quality of the end product is of course important. That ensures satisfied customers. The roadmap of; You want to organize design, engineering, work preparation, construction and the eventual delivery of the built machine to your customer as efficiently as possible.

By now you have experienced, when time is your friend, you deliver your machine to your customer with a smile. And ideally you will have earned money after delivery, so that your costs are covered and you have the opportunity to invest. But suppose time becomes your enemy...

  • What possibilities are there to shorten the time-to-market by working more efficiently?
  • Which smart techniques have been developed but are not yet applied?
  • What time-saving processes can be implemented?
  • In short, the question is have you set up your company “Fast Forward”?

itsme keeps you informed about time-saving solutions, developed by our own support departments and by our manufacturers and partners. Measures to keep the "time" friend. Every hour wasted is one too many.

Keep an eye on our platform where we mention time-saving smarts by means of news items and innovations. Webinars on the theme “Fast Forward” will also be announced. The first webinar, in collaboration with LeanTeam, will take place on June 24, 2021! Keep an eye on the page for further information!

In addition to information and advice, itsme also offers the products of the leading brands in order to contribute to increasing the results of our customers.

In addition to information and advice, we also offer all the necessary products from the leading brands to ensure a safe working environment!

Recording webinar Quick Response Manufacturing - Available in Dutch
Watch our webinar recorded on April 8th now! Did you miss the webinar or do you want to rewatch it? The recording of the webinar is now available! Get up-to-date on the latest developments regarding safety in the workplace! We organize this webinar with our knowledge partner Kader, also on behalf of our Safety First partners EMMA, 3M and Metabo.
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Weidmuller - Easy. Flexible. Efficient
The Weidmüller Wire Processing Center (WPC) addresses exactly these issues. Software-controlled, semi-automated cable assembly considerably accelerates production processes and at the same time ensures the highest quality standards. Increase the efficiency of your production process by up to 80%.
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Well prepared?
You may think: "if my frequency drive fails, I'll order a new one right away". But is a one-to-one replacement still available? At what point do you want to have this information? When production stops, or perhaps a little earlier? You may not realise it, but a Danfoss AC drive often lasts more than 10 years.
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LeanTeam brought Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM) to the Netherlands and Europe in 2006. This makes LeanTeam, by far, the party with the most experience in implementing this strategy in companies. This makes LeanTeam and itsme ideal partners for the Fast Forward theme to help you on your way.

To implement QRM, LeanTeam offers:

  • training
  • Consultancy
  • Interim management
  • Coaching

LeanTeam has experience in many different industries. This ensures a targeted approach and fast results. Together with itsme, LeanTeam provides tailor-made services. LeanTeam likes to work in manufacturing companies, and their passion is eliminating wait times and shortening lead times.

Stay up to date with the latest news:

  • NEWS
    16 jul. 2021
    The fluorescent tube goes out!
    The most striking measure is the phasing out of obsolete fluorescent lamps, such as T2, T8 and T12 (popularly known as TL tubes). Also notable is the phasing out of halogen lamps and compact fluorescent lamps (popularly known as low-energy lamps). These lighting sources must be replaced because they are not energy-efficient and because there are sufficient energy-efficient alternatives on the market. With this measure, the commission aims to save almost 42 TWh in 2030.
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  • NEWS
    16 jul. 2021
    That sounds safe
    The PSENmlock door handle module gives you a handle with an integrated actuator and an integrated escape release – perfect for the safety gate system PSENmlock. The yellow handle (outside) enables extension of the actuator to open or close the gate. The escape release is operated with the red handle (inside). The PSENmlock door handle module is suitable for fitting on the inside and the outside of the gate as well as for right-hinged and left-hinged gates. It has a locking insert for up to five locks to prevent the machine from restarting and can be used with the coded and fully coded PSENmlock switches.
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  • NEWS
    15 jul. 2021
    You'd rather know in advance
    Components of an automation system are normally used for a very long time during their life cycle. It is therefore questionable whether the component is still available in the event of failure. It is therefore important to manage the life cycle proactively. Timely information about the availability of spare parts, for example, is one of the most important planning criteria here.
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  • NEWS
    15 jul. 2021
    Reliability is a choice
    A reliable power supply is important for the continuity of your production process. Phoenix Contact offers solutions for a systematic design of your power supply in control cabinets. By selecting solutions within the Complete Line program, products are well matched with the aim of maximizing your installation's uptime.
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