The Quick Changeover Playbook: A Step-by-Step Guideline for the Lean Practitioner, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

The Quick Changeover Playbook

A Step-by-Step Guideline for the Lean Practitioner, 1st Edition

By Chris A. Ortiz

Productivity Press

73 pages

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Paperback: 9781498741644
pub: 2016-03-02
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Complete with color pictures from real quick changeover implementations, The Quick Changeover Playbook provides detailed step-by-step guidelines on how to reduce setup times as well as improve flexibility, product quality, and visual control while reducing lead times and costs.This new book in The LEAN Playbook Series is your guide to effective set

Table of Contents

Setup and Quick Changeover. Data Collection. 5S and Layout Improvements. Intermediate Tooling and One-Turn Methods. Visual Management. After Improvements. Conclusion. Definition of Terms. Index.

About the Author

Chris Ortiz is the founder of Kaizen Assembly, a Lean manufacturing training and implementation firm in Bellingham, Washington. Chris has been featured on CNN Headline News on Inside Business with Fred Thompson. He is the author of multiple books on Lean manufacturing.

Chris Ortiz is a frequent presenter and keynote speaker at conferences around North America. He has also been interviewed on KGMI radio and the American Innovator and has written numerous articles on Lean manufacturing and business improvement for various regional and national publications.

Kaizen Assembly?s clients include industry leaders in aerospace, composites, processing, automotive, rope-manufacturing, restoration equipment, food-processing, and fish-processing industries.

Chris Ortiz is considered an expert in the field in Lean manufacturing implementation and has over 15 years of experience in his field of expertise.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industrial Management