What is 3P?

What is 3P?

Table of contents3P (or Production, Preparation, Process)What is 3P?LEAN 3POrigin3P CatchphrasesAdvantages and DisadvantagesLaunching a 3P InitiativeSteps in a LEAN 3P EventIdentify Product/Process Design Objectives/NeedsDiagrammingDraw and evaluate the...
What is Kata?

What is Kata?

Table of contentsWhat is Kata?Kata ImplementationCoaching Kata ImplementationImprovement Kata ImplementationThe Benefits of Kata ImplementationWhy is Kata Important?What is the Difference Between LEAN and Kata?In conclusionRelated Articles What is Kata?...
What is Standard Work?

What is Standard Work?

Table of contentsStandard WorkWhat is Standardization?Standard Work StepsDefine or identify a standardConverge on the standardVerify that the standard is reasonable and that it is easy to followThe three elements of Standard Work1- Work Sequence2- Standard...
What is SMED?

What is SMED?

Table of contentsWhat is SMED?The basics of SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Dies)Implementing SMEDStep 1: Identify a Pilot areaStep 2: Identify changeover elementsStep 3: Separate External Changeover ElementsStep 4: Convert Internal Elements into External ElementsStep...
What is Root Cause Analysis (RCA)?

What is Root Cause Analysis (RCA)?

Table of contentsWhat is Root Cause Analysis (RCA)?Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Core principlesGoals and benefits3 main categories of Root Causes found in Root Cause Analysis5 steps to Root Cause Analysis1- Define the problem2- Collect data3- Identify Possible Causal...