Manufacturing Support in the Production Process

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Vision Become a value added support for Make that enables the Supply Chain to achieve superior customer service levels at the lowest possible cost. Mission To communicate, cooperate and coordinate Supply Chain support within Make and across the interfaces with Plan, Source and Deliver. Objectives Demonstrate leadership TPM not

Packaging material changeover loss reduction

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Due to decreased warehouse space, consumer packaging goods companies are forced to have shorter production runs, which leads to increased number of changeovers. Agenda Training Objectives and Expectations To reduce C/O time by at least 50%; To develop training material to roll out across all production areas. Six major

Electrical Arc Flash Hazards ‘Awareness’ Training

Electrical Arc Flash Safety Every year many workers are treated in hospitals with major injuries related to arch flash. The flash is instantaneous, effects of it can last forever and be very traumatizing. What is an Arc Flash? “…a dangerous condition associated with the release of energy caused by an electric

Approaching Zero Breakdowns by advancing Breakdown analysis

What is Maintenance? Maintenance: It is a set of developed, organized and administered activities with the aim to economically viable ensure the operational status of a specific system. The (7) steps concept of Autonomous Maintenance (operators) are similar to (7) steps of Planned (Effective) Maintenance (trades): “the left and right

How many wastes are in Lean?

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Lean methodology defines 8 forms of waste: Transportation Inventory Overprocessing Overproduction Waiting Motion Defects Under utilized skills Transportation waste Movement of material, paper etc. that adds unnecessary time to the flow, increasing risk of being lost, placed in wrong location during transportation. Inventory waste Packaging or finished goods inventory,