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Lecture 12: Manufacturing systems and lean manufacturing Objective Understand objectives of Lean Manufacturing Understand Lean principles Understand were waste is in manufacturing processes Understand value stream mapping Methods Introduce and discuss Lean Manufacturing Introduce Lean Principles Class exercise to list waste Introduce Value Stream Mapping with a WPI project Reference Material
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Lecture Notes Manufacturing Systems and Lean Manufacturing Objectives Methods Class exercise to list waste Understand were waste is in manufacturing processes Introduce and discuss Lean Manufacturing Understand objectives of Lean Manufacturing Introduce Value Stream Mapping with a WPI project Understand value stream mapping Introduce Lean Principles Understand Lean principles Objective • Learn how to design manufacturing systems to reduce cost and increase value
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Lecture Notes Lean Manufacturing The Machine that Changed the World The story of Lean Production How Japan’s secret weapon in the global auto wars will revolutionize western industry James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones and Daniel Roos, first published 1990 by Rawson Associates About the Toyota Production System (TPS) – by the MIT International Motor Vehicle Program Manufacturing System • Collection of people, machines, materials and infrastructure that • Converts resources to satisfy human needs The Principles of lean production include • Teamwork • Communication • Efficient use of resources and elimination of waste • Continuous improvement
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Lecture Notes 5 core concepts Specify value in the eyes of the customer Identify the value stream and eliminate
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course ME 1800 taught by Professor Brown during the Winter '08 term at WPI.

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