Archive for Lean Organizations

Do your racks look like this?

Ted Cobb, of Spacia Group, sent us this video showing how they Leaned out their sample molding racks.

XL Construction Event

Down at Monterey Bay getting ready to speak to the great folks at XL Construction.

Lean Tool Box

Steve Clark sent us this video saying, “I am sending you another video that I just made. I am pumped about my Lean journey… all thanks to you. This tool box improvement has been a game changer for me. Bring on the continuous improvements so that I keep fixing what bugs me! Thanks again for all your encouraging videos you do.”

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Lean & Holy Land Tour

Some of the best lean practices I have seen was when I spoke in Israel. Zohar and Ran My good friends from Israel are both crazy about lean and they would like to show you beautiful lean practices and one of the most beautiful countries in the world….are you in? ~Paul

What’s In a World Cup Mechanic’s Toolbox?

“It’s not easy being a World Cup bike mechanic. In addition to the pressure that comes with being in charge of maintaining the bikes of some of the fastest (and most particular) riders in the world, you also need fly around the globe with a toolbox that can handle any situation, whether that’s a quick brake bleed or completely rebuilding a bike after a muddy run…” ~John Hall, Aaron Gwin’s mechanic

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Lean – One piece Flow – AT&T Phone Survey

Paul Akers discusses a great one piece flow example of an AT&T survey.

Why a cleaner jobsite is a better jobsite

Jason Mollak, president of JPM Construction, wrote this great post discussing by keeping a clean jobsite is important.

“A year ago I started investing in equipment to keep our site cleaner, more organized, and safer. It started with three items: an Oneida Dust Deputy, a FastCap Saw Hood, and an iVac Switch. Since purchasing these items, not only have I changed my mindset about the value of providing a cleaner environment for our employees, but now I also keep an even sharper eye on how our site looks at all times.” Press here to read the entire article.

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What does Lean mean to you?

John Kramer, at Cambridge Engineering shares what Lean means to him.

Two Pillars of Lean

Michelle of Klime-Ezee puts together a visual example of the Two Pillars of Lean.

Are you Standardizing?

Dale of Klime-Ezee shows us how he not only made an awesome 2 Second improvement, but also made it a standard.