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Lean Manufacturing: A Plant Floor Guide (eBook)
Lean Manufacturing: A Plant Floor Guide takes you on a comprehensive journey through the entire lean implementation process. It is an easy-to-digest reference of lean fundamentals and processes that are mission-critical to a successful lean transformation in any plant.
Die Maintenance Handbook (eBook)
The Die Maintenance Handbook offers solutions to common tool and die problems. It gives effective maintenance strategies to help the reader avoid costly die repairs by performing required tasks at scheduled times. This book explains th...
Success Factors For Implementing Change (eBook)
This book addresses the human aspects that companies must face when implementing new manufacturing technology. Divided into four sections the 18 articles include titles such as "The Skill Requirements of On-Line Personnel in an Automated Manufa...
Controlling Design Variants (eBook)
In an increasingly complex customer value-driven marketplace, a progressively greater number of product variants has become one of the most important cost drivers for many manufacturing companies. Its negative effects are manifested throughout ...
Inspection and Measurement in Manufacturing (eBook)
No longer stand-alone in nature inspection and measurement are being addressed up-front by product development teams or integrated into production processes. This book will help manufacturing professionals meet the challenges wrought by this in...
Laser Cutting Guide for Manufacturing (eBook)
This book presents practical information and troubleshooting on laser cutting and laser cutting design tools from a quality manufacturing perspective. Equally applicable to small shops as it is to large fabricator companies, Laser Cutting Guide for Manufacturing is a roadmap for developing, implementing, operating, and maintaining a laser-cutting manufacturing enterprise.
Gear Hobbing Shaping and Shaving (eBook)
Everyone involved in gear design and production will benefit from the practical guidelines in this book. Refer to it on-the-job for tips on process selection, process planning, cycle time formulas and calculations, speeds and feeds, and volume considerations. This book also includes many examples to make your process planning and cycle time estimating easier.
Deburring and Edge Finishing Handbook (eBook)
This hands on guide has been written for all levels of manufacturing professionals responsible for providing a competitive advantage in their use of deburring and edge finishing methods.
Kaizen Event Fieldbook (eBook)
Kaizen event effectiveness is a prerequisite for lean transformation success. It provides the necessary transformational jump-start, momentum, organizational learning and engagement, and sustainable, step-function improvements. The systemic use of kaizen events establishes the technical and cultural foundation for principle-driven kaizen — the powerful combination of kaizen events and daily kaizen activities. The Shingo Prize award-winning book brings this all together as an indispensable reference for lean leaders and implementers within any industry and for use at any stage within the lean implementation journey.