Title

System re-design of first tier automotive value stream

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

5-2017

Conference Name

67th Annual Conference and Expo of the Institute of Industrial Engineers 2017

Conference Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Inclusive pages

2057-2063

Abstract

This applied research paper focuses on the technical and leadership journey required to re-design a value stream for a first-tier supplier of automotive manufacturer. The system re-design journey discusses setup time reduction, redesign of the inventory management and scheduling approach by means of physical simulation model development, standard work design and implementation using the physical simulation model and Plan Do Check Act for continuous improvement, cost savings and the leadership journey required to facilitate re-design and implementation.

Keywords

Aluminum casting, Leadership, Plan Do Check Act, Setup time reduction, Standard work, Value stream mapping

Disciplines

Engineering

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