Lean Production Simplified, Third Edition: A Plain-Language Guide to the World’s Most Powerful Production System

Lean Production Simplified, Third Edition: A Plain-Language Guide to the World's Most Powerful Production System Author Pascal Dennis
ISBN-10 1498708870
ISBN-13 9781498708876
Year 2015-09-13
Pages 249
Language English
Publisher Productivity Press
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Following in the tradition of its Shingo Prize winning predecessors Lean Production Simplified Third Edition gives a clear overview of the structure and tools of the Lean production system Written for the practitioner by a practitioner it delivers a comprehensive insider s view of Lean management The author helps readers grasp the system as a whole as well as the factors that animate it by organizing the book around an image of a house of Lean production Illustrating the eight kinds of waste this updated edition of a bestseller Describes the craft and mass production systems that preceded Lean productionincluding the contributions of Frederick Winslow Taylor and Henry Ford Explains the concepts of visual management Five S and Total Productive Maintenance Addresses just in time delivery of parts and products Examines the jidoka principle Covers the nervous system of Lean management hoshin planning Illustrates the culture of Lean management This edition deepens and extends the previous edition with case studies on Lean outside the factoryin settings such as health care IT finance design engineering and beyond The case studies are based on personal experience of actual work in organizations generating real results Lean Production Simplified Third Edition covers each of the components of Lean within the context of the Lean production system The author s straightforward common sense approach makes this book an easily accessible on the floor resource for every team member Watch Shingo Prize winning author Pascal Dennis discuss Lean Production Simplified Third Edition https youtu be YD030vOb8KM

Author Experience

Author Experience Author Rick Yagodich
ISBN-10 9781492002048
Release 2014-10-30
Pages 178