What is Lean: cellular/flow?
Lean: cellular/flow is a five-step process for connecting the manual and machine processes of similar operations in order to eliminate non-value adding (i.e., waste) activities. Teams learn how to link and balance manufacturing operations, then design and implement continuous flow cells.
What are the benefits of Lean: cellular/flow?
Implementation of Lean: cellular/flow will help
What can CIRAS do for my company?
CIRAS can provide a Lean expert to facilitate Lean: cellular/flow for a team of company members including both management and production workers. Teams will transform their traditional batch processing to a cellular layout with continuous parts flow. The team follows the five-step process of developing product families, setting task times, studying work sequences, balancing work content, and designing/implementing the work cell.