October 31, 2014: Hart will lead Dayco’s enhancement of Lean processes in order to accelerate its continued excellence in manufacturing, said the company in its announcement.
October 31, 2014: The award acknowledges North American facilities that have demonstrated excellence in manufacturing and business, and recognizes NovAtel’s dedication to continuous improvement, best practices, creativity and innovation.
October 30, 2014: SigmaXL Inc., a leading provider of user friendly Excel Add-ins for Statistical and Graphical analysis, has bundled SigmaXL Version 7 with DiscoverSim.
October 28, 2014: The Southern Ohio Educational Service Center is offering the five-day LeanOhio Boot Camp at its Wilmington campus Oct. 30-31, Nov. 6-7 and Nov. 14.
October 28, 2014: The book, co-authored by Simpler Senior Advisor and former Denver Health CEO, Dr. Patricia Gabow and former Denver Health Director of Lean Systems Improvement, Philip Goodman, provides an in-depth, first-hand look at how Lean management can be applied to the U.S. healthcare system to eliminate waste, cut costs, engage employees and improve patient care.
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.