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BCSD, Volvo Offering Students an Introduction to Lean Manufacturing
With the help of Volvo, several schools in Berkeley County School District are offering students an introduction to Lean manufacturing and safety training.
Spring Manufacturer Is Lean and Mean with New Automation System
“Lean manufacturing has been key to our success and enhanced automation not only increases our efficiencies in operations and production but also on the budget sheet, as we estimate a payback period within just five years.”
Trident Technical College Is Offering Free Lean Training for 84 Participants
The ManuFirstSC Grant program completely covers the cost of tuition, background checks and drug screening for a total of 84 participants for Trident Tech’s ManuFirstSC (Lean Manufacturing) continuing education classes running from January to May 2019. Grants are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.
Unfazed by Brexit and Trade Wars Aston Martin Plans to Double Production
“What we’ve done is taken Lean [manufacturing] and we’ve said let’s go beyond Lean. At each station you have a batch production and you can make a lot of different things on the production line.”
SJV Hires Kirk Lord as New Director of Quality
“His experience with leading a large division within a court reporting company has uniquely prepared him to bring a holistic business view to how SJV will evolve its concept of quality assurance.”
Preethi Launches New Manufacturing Unit in Chennai
Roy Jakobs, chief business leader, personal health, Royal Philips, said, “We are proud that our manufacturing unit is Lean certified and all our products will be RoHS compliant.”
ProcessQM Offers Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training and Certification This March
This class can be taken as a Lean Six Sigma orientation or as a Green Belt certification course.
Survey Shows Humans Perform 72 Percent of Manufacturing Tasks
The survey, which more than 100 manufacturing leaders responded to, noted that there’s an almost universal lack of data into the activities that people perform in the factory.
Michigan Pure Med Gets Approval for Cannabis Licenses
The company will run at scale, using Lean production – a tried and tested business management philosophy that delivers world class quality by driving operational efficiency, reducing costs and designing each core service exactly to customer needs.
dentalcorp Announces the Appointment of Matthew Miclea as Chief Operating Officer
Matthew is an expert at applying Lean and Six Sigma methodologies to operational improvement and has led operational excellence across numerous industries.
Biotech Proteintech Welcomes Jeff Lee as Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining Thermo Fisher, Jeff held a variety of operational roles at 3M Company including project engineer, manufacturing operations supervisor, manufacturing manager, and is a Six Sigma Black Belt.
ReAgent Grows to 38,000 Square Foot with New Eco-Friendly Factory
Standing at 38,000 square foot, the new premises has been entirely built-to-spec to offer the most efficient, high quality and environmentally friendly service to customers.
International Society of Six Sigma Professionals Receives Non-Profit Status
Peter Peterka, Chairman of the Board for ISSSP, wants the organization to be a resource for certified individuals, training organizations, and students who are just beginning their Lean Six Sigma career path.
First Female Executive Takes Charge at Rocky Mountain Homes
“We are focusing on Lean manufacturing so there is always continual improvement.”
ALOM Celebrates 1 Millionth Order at Growing Indianapolis, IN Facility
“What is most exciting is that in achieving this milestone we met stringent Six Sigma quality metrics and our proprietary ecommerce order management technology is poised to double our processing capacity from this location in 2019.”
STAX Launches Lean Implementation and Operational Transformation Services
Through the STAX IDEA framework, regional corporates can work with Stax to lower costs, increase revenue, optimize available resources and assets and improve their overall corporate image.
Canon Showcases Solutions to Help Enterprises Embrace Lean Document Management Processes
“Lean document processing offers companies greater control over their operations, cash, and risk,” says Shinichi Yoshida, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Canon U.S.A. Inc.