Comprehensive range of lean operations, management development training, staff training and consultancy, which embraces ad hoc courses and accredited training.
Quantifiable goals are agreed before any project begins. Our average £5,500 project delivers over £43,000 of financial benefits per year.
We deliver hands on training and implementation enabling staff to understand and participate in the improvement project. Extensive follow up support ensures changes are embedded.
From continuous flow to bespoke one off, from multi-national to owner managed, our range of experts have delivered success in your industry.
Manufacturing Excellence's winning expertise has been successfully embraced by many businesses. Here are just a few examples of successes achieved through projects:
- Increased Productivity
Increased overall equipment efficiency from 75% to 85%.
- Increased Capacity Throughput
Reduction in change over time from 6 hours to 4.5 hours per week.
- Dramatic Lead time Reduction
Window manufacturer 3 days to 90minutes.
- Release of Working Capital
Final inventory and work in progress reduction of 400%.
- Release of Factory Floor Space
From 7 to just 2 floors of a mill.
- Quality Improvement
Reduction in scrap from 11% of material spent to just 2.5%.
Reduction in customer complaints.
- Positive Cultural Change
People take ownership for continuous improvement.
Reduction in absenteeism and visible increase in morale.
Product Market Development
The identification of new product market opportunities to support future growth and add value to the business. Expertise and access to rapid prototyping tools such as laser solid modelling.
Lean & Agile Manufacturing
Implementation of lean principals and practises to reduce costs, increase productivity, enhance quality and service levels and improved asset utilisation.
Supply Chain Improvement
Improve the performance of your supply chain including shortening lead times, improved delivery performance, reduction in waste and lowering of total costs of acquisitions.
Improve the performance of your business through structured support of your people.
Management of access to grant funding. Accredited to deliver DTI grant funded projects.
We agree your business needs, customise a training programme to address these, run the training sessions, and plan, deliver and manage the improvement process to ensure that the guaranteed savings are achieved.
The Offer is a combination of Training, Consultancy and Project Management that Manufacturing Excellence guarantee will achieve quantified savings, as well as transferring new skills and driving business development.
The savings that should be achieved in the period are specified and quantified by us in advance, and we guarantee in writing that they will be achieved, providing that the recommendations are implemented. The minimal guaranteed savings are £25,000 p.a., although the actual achieved savings are averaging £43,000 p.a.
In addition we can offer a full range of lean manufacturing training, consultancy and BIT and ILM accredited qualifications
For further information, please contact us.