Assessment: Understanding the Situation

Our Consulting Team evaluates 5 areas to ensure success; team members, product flow, value creation, quality & transport waste, and information flow

Our Process Audit Service covers:

    Selecting the Right Team Members

  • Identifing the leader responsible for making money with this product family as the Team Leader
  • Selecting team members from every company and every plant; different backgrounds are preferred

    Mapping the Current Product Flow

  • Visiting each site, starting with the customer and working backwards
  • Recording both the total time and the actual time value is created

    Identifying the Value Steps

  • Determining the actions that customers’ are willing to pay for as a value step
  • Selecting steps that could be left out and the customer would still be satisfied

    Checking for Quality & Transport Issues

  • Identifying quality issues upstream that are multiplying downstream
  • Uncovering delivery issues upstream that are multiplying downstream

    Mapping the Current Information Flow

  • Identifying where orders enter the systems at the customer point of contact
  • Recording both the total time and the actual time value is created
  • Analyzing the build variances and the effect downstream