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Inventory & Visualization – How to reduce Inventory

Inventory & Visual Management - Lean Production

Visual management is quality management. A statement that I now use amlost everywhere. The idea behind this statement is very simple: Visualize something and you will instantly recognize what is not running smoothly. Inventory & Visual Management – How to reduce high Inventory Levels (Part I) One-Piece-Flow For example: One-piece-flow …

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Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Total Productive Maintenance TPM - Lean Production System

Ever heard a captain saying: “Todays airplane machine availability is at 90 %. Welcome on board”? How can airplanes achieve a machine availability of 100 % but production struggles with machine breakdowns and line stoppages? Total Productive Maintenance/TPM will do the trick. Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) TPM – What is …

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