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The 12 principles of manufacturing excellence : a leader's guide to achieving and sustaining excellence

Author: Larry E Fast
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry E Fast
ISBN: 9781439876046 1439876045 9781439876053 1439876053
OCLC Number: 706022568
Description: xxiii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: THE 12 PRINCIPLES OF MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE The Manufacturing Excellence StrategyThe Next Epiphany The Origin of the 12 Manufacturing Principles The Manufacturing Excellence Strategy Common Metrics The Manufacturing Excellence Audit (MEA) Manufacturing Principle 1: SafetyThe Plant Champion for Principle 1 Stage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 2: Good Housekeeping and OrganizationSort Set in Order Standardize Shine Sustain Stage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 3: Authorized Formal SystemsStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 4: Preventive and Predictive MaintenanceStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 5: Process CapabilityShort-Term ActionsLonger-Term ActionsStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 6: Product QualityQuality Systems ExpertiseStandard WorkStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 7: Delivery PerformanceStage Summary (Stages1-4)Manufacturing Principle 8: Visual ManagementStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 9: Continuous ImprovementStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 10: CommunicationStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 11: TrainingStage Summary (Stages 1-4)Manufacturing Principle 12: Operator-Led Process ControlPrinciple 1: SafetyPrinciple 2: HousekeepingPrinciple 3: Manufacturing SystemsPrinciple 4: Preventive MaintenancePrinciple 5: Process CapabilityPrinciple 6: Product QualityPrinciple 7: Delivery PerformancePrinciple 8: Visual ManagementPrinciple 9: ProductivityPrinciple 10: CommunicationsPrinciple 11: TrainingPrinciple 12: Operator-Led Process ControlStage Summary (Stages 1 -4)LEADING MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCEThe Plant Manager's RoleOther Things Good Plant Managers ExpectAnticipationInitiativeTimely CommunicationsFeed Your Own MonkeysDevelop Your Own OrganizationProperly Administer Company PoliciesMake the NumbersThe Manufacturing Manager's RoleKey Relationships with Peer GroupThe Materials Manager's RoleProduction Control Office (PCO)Purchasing or SourcingFormal Systems ZealotLean ZealotThe Process Engineering Manager's RoleThe Engineering StaffCapital AppropriationsSystems InfrastructureProcess Engineering-A Key Team MemberThe Maintenance Manager's RolePreventive MaintenanceThe Rolling 3-Year Facility Maintenance PlanMaintenance StaffingThe Quality Manager's RoleTechnical Expert on Quality Improvement ToolsLead the Change from Firefighting to Fire PreventionThe Customer Advocate on Product QualityThe Human Resource Manager's RoleThe Hourly Associate's VoiceService-Oriented Staff of ExpertsPlant Manager's ConfidantPolicy AdministrationEnvironmental Health and SafetyCulture Change ZealotThe Finance Manager's RoleEstablishing RapportThe Finance Manager's Role with the Other Plant Staff ManagersKeeper of the MetricsCapital Investment WatchdogSystems Integrity ZealotShop Floor VisibilitySustaining Manufacturing ExcellenceThe Rest of the StoryAppendices:Appendix A: The 12 Principles of Manufacturing ExcellenceAppendix C: Manufacturing Excellence Reading List, 1986-2010Appendix D: Formulas for Selected MetricsIndexAppendices on the accompanying CD:Appendix B: Manufacturing Excellence AuditAppendix E: Example of a Communications Plan Calendar Appendix F: Example of a Training Plan
Other Titles: Twelve principles of manufacturing excellence
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