October 24, 2014: Ecoships has introduced a customized version of the Six Sigma DMAIC approach to process and performance evaluation in order to optimize the energy-efficiency of the vessels under its management.
October 24, 2014: “The idea is that you can measure anything, including quality. If you can identify critical pathways and utilize some of these best practices, you can cut costs and improve quality at the same time.”
October 23, 2014: “We continue on a Lean manufacturing journey and are focused on improving safety, quality, efficiency and inventory turns.”
October 22, 2014: MoreSteam.com’s training grant will assist Detroit’s next step in implementing service improvements across City operations.
October 22, 2014: Lean Sigma Corporation individually certifies students, and works with partners globally who license its courseware to provide the best Lean Six Sigma education available.
October 20, 2014: “We intend to build on this legacy by expanding Crown’s manufacturing capacity, investing in its people and introducing lean manufacturing processes, all with the goal of supporting Crown’s customers even better.”
October 17, 2014: “The problem we’re finding – and why the synergy with DVT works so well – is processes are developed to the point of ‘business as usual’, after which many are lost, or the consultants that developed them naturally move on to other projects. As a result businesses potentially hemorrhage knowledge and put themselves at great risk.”
October 14, 2014: Established more than a dozen years ago in Norwalk, Conn., Staff Providers is highly specialized, focusing on Lean Six Sigma Black Belts, Master Black Belts, Lean Masters, and ASQ Certified (Quality) candidates.
October 13, 2014: In a memo to employees earlier this month, president of corporate operations Herve Tessler said that Xerox having met its goal of “embedding the principles and practices of (Lean Six Sigma) within the business … we no longer have a need for a centralized LSS function and (will) disband the corporate LSS team.”
October 13, 2014: Akshaypatra, an NGO that provides food for mid-day meals to government schools and government-aided schools across Gujarat, has added around 1,000 more students to its programme in Surat without incurring any extra costs. The organization did so by making savings after adopting the Six Sigma management concepts.