OptiMax - Weaving manager training


This specialized theoretical training that is extended with 1 or 2 days of practical experience will teach you how to manage your weaving mill in the most effective and optimal way. Stop data analysis is the key tool to enable you to solve your performance problems. Insertion expertise will increase your mill performance and the efficiency of your personnel, as well as optimize your costs. Integrated process management combines knowledge of preparation and yarn performance with weaving experience. At the end of this seminar you will be able to identify areas of improvement in the blink of an eye whilst you walk through your weaving mill.

Overview of the program:

  • Machine executions, options and their benefits
  • Stop data analysis: understand the root causes of performance problems
  • Optimal insertion settings to control and optimize efficiency
  • Spare parts consumption analysis and preventive maintenance planning: cut your costs!
  • Effective ways of reducing air consumption of airjet machines
  • Consultancy regarding your styles and settings: helping you get the most out of your machines

What you will learn:

  • The advantages of different machine options and establishing what benefits they bring for your kind of articles
  • Which kind of data is most important for controlling the process and how to interpret stop data
  • How to reduce warp and weft stops
  • The influence of stops on efficiency: starting marks, the number of machines per weaver etc.
  • How to optimize your spare parts consumption by using the correct maintenance  approach and reducing costs
  • How to tackle major maintenance issues by organizing your preventive maintenance in an efficient way
  • The way to lower your energy and air production costs

Our approach:

  • A comprehensive two day theoretical training program led by textile and technical senior experts with a supplementary one or two day practical training program at your weaving shed (in the event that the training is facilitated locally at your plant)
  • Courses held in English, German, Dutch and French
  • Documentation manual provided as part of the course
  • A certificate is handed out at the end confirming the qualifications attained

Who should attend?

  • Weaving Managers and Weaving Mill Technicians
  • Production Managers