Attention all Manufacturers: ABB is now promoting FUN! Fun? At work you say? Under the interesting news category we hear that ABB has teamed with tracermedia interactive to create an electronic game that entertains AND educates manufacturing plant professionals.
Players have fun while experiencing how their reliability decisions will impact performance down the line and the overall business. Since this a virtual situation, your team can enjoy the challenge without worrying about disastrous results.
It works like this: players are members of a failing company. Then, the game takes them through a series of real-life problems that require reliability solutions to win the ABB Reliability Challenge. The virtual manufacturing world gives players a sample of what companies may face in the real world.
No matter what your plant produces, there are fundamentals that are critical to increasing production profitability that apply universally. The game teaches several of these fundamentals using real-life examples.
Sure beats another box lunch lecture! Sign me up! Maybe now I can beat my sons at Call of Duty 4 ….OK, probably not, but I’ll have fun trying. You can check out the game at www.abb.com/reliabilitychallenge. Just so you know, I don’t own any stock in ABB and I’m not getting any commission here, just thought you might find this interesting.
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