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How I used Lean to eliminate Overproduction in our Company

Lean Production - Types of Waste - Overproduction and Inventory

Wherever you have batch-production you have the risk of non-synchronized production sequences. In cases a machine breaks or you have a delay in one of these processes, you generate overproduction. So what can we do? Overproduction – The 7 Types of Waste But first: What is Overproduction? Overproduction is caused …

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Waterspider Mizusumashi – What Nature teaches us about Lean

Water Spider and Mizusumashi Lean Concept

Do you know that lean factories use a principle given by nature to supply the production line with material? How can that be implemented within 3 steps? – Mizusumashi / waterspider. Waterspider – What Nature teaches us about Lean Production What means Waterspider? The Mizusumashi is the Japanese term for waterspider. …

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Production System – Ever Thought of Building Your Own?

Prodution System - Do it yourself Toolbox - Lean Production

Notice: This article will be modified. Come back later. Modular Production System – Build your own Production System according to your needs Lean Production System – Create a Vision All Lean Production Systems are about a lean flow inside your factory or business. To start building a Production System you …

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