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Lean Manufacturing Training

Would your company like to:

  • Decrease Floor Space Usage by 50%
  • Decrease W.I.P. by 85%
  • Decrease Lead Time by 85%
  • Improve Customer Service with Less Inventory
  • Improve Productivity by 20%

These improvements can be accomplished by using lean manufacturing as a method of eliminating waste in manufacturing processes through continuous improvement and constant focus on the needs of the customer. The overall goals of a lean organization are the elimination of non-value added processes, quicker set-up and response times, and the reduction of inventory. A number of tools or core methods are utilized when transitioning to a lean production system. These tools are interrelated and are often used concurrently. The tools include:

  • Value Steam Mapping
  • Kaizen
  • 5S
  • SMED
  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
  • Cellular Manufacturing/One-Piece Flow Systems
  • Just-in-time (JIT) Production Systems/Kanban
  • Standard Work