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Improving Production with Lean Thinking. Javier Santos, Richard A. Wysk, Jose M. Torres

Improving Production with Lean Thinking

ISBN: 9780471754862 | 264 pages | 7 Mb

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Improving Production with Lean Thinking Javier Santos, Richard A. Wysk, Jose M. Torres
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Sep 2, 2012 - From a survey of 40 organizations that implemented lean done by National Institute of Standards and Technology, it was found that the improvement could be found in operational, administrative and strategic area. The track record is well documented by numerous authors. I think each and every one of us can have a different For me it's all about how you learned, what processes you improve to get good results, and how you develop others and their thinking based on your past experiences practicing it. Jul 10, 2011 - I have personally witnessed numerous lean thinking initiatives that have improved productivity by large amounts (like 40-60%) in short periods of time with minimal capital expenditures. (1996) Purchasing for lean production. Let us explore some reasons why Lean Tools sometimes backfire and cause damage rather than providing the service they are capable of producing. Teaching past failures along our own journey are such Initiative (practice Toyota Way) Listening Go See The “Thinking” Production System (TPS). Mar 30, 2014 - I experienced this myself at Toyota during my production tenure and was able to re-align a team leader and team member as a result of studying a yamazumi chart that placed our activities into various categories I think what happens in most companies that lean is defined a certain way or an opinion has been formed because the purpose of it or the improvement hasn't been fully explained or related to the key performance indicators of the organizations (value add). Increase in productivity This not only needs change in thinking but also change in day to day activities of the top level management that have immersed themselves in conventional business practices. Apr 10, 2014 - “It's helpful to look at TPS (Toyota Production System), as opposed to my own opinion, Jeff Liker in The Toyota Way (2004) identified 14 principles suggesting firms use tested, reliable tech that best serves its people and prophecies, If having tools and systems to increase visibility, collaboration and build more team work where it didn't exist before, I think those are things companies are trying to prove out right now, technology in a lean culture can certainly be helpful. Feb 23, 2013 - At this point the question is: how can the Lean, created to manage the production departments in companies of mass production, be applied to realities so different from one to another, including utility companies and service? 5 days ago - Looking through the lens I see lean through, I think the word “sensei” can be subjective.

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