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Shahrukh A. Irani - Lean for High-Mix-Low-Volume Manufacturers - 9781498740692 - V9781498740692
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Lean for High-Mix-Low-Volume Manufacturers

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Description for Lean for High-Mix-Low-Volume Manufacturers Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: KJMV5; TGP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178. .
In the 1950’s, the design and implementation of the Toyota Production System (TPS) within Toyota had begun. In the 1960’s, Group Technology (GT) and Cellular Manufacturing (CM) were used by Serck Audco Valves, a high-mix low-volume (HMLV) manufacturer in the United Kingdom, to guide enterprise-wide transformation. In 1996, the publication of the book Lean Thinking introduced the entire world to Lean. Job Shop Lean integrates Lean with GT and CM by using the five Principles of Lean to guide its implementation: (1) identify value, (2) map the value stream, (3) create flow, (4) establish pull, and (5) seek perfection. Unfortunately, ... Read more

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About Shahrukh A. Irani
Dr. Shahrukh A. Irani, PhD, is the President of Lean and Flexible, llc, a consulting company that delivers advisory, training and implementation services focused on Lean for high-mix low-volume manufacturing (aka JobshopLean). Currently, he teaches a 2-semester project-intensive course on Lean Manufacturing in the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Houston. From 2012-2018, he was the President of ... Read more

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