Ideas that can make your manufacturing processes more efficient

12/26/2011 |

Companies looking to introduce lean manufacturing principles into their operations should familiarize themselves with the Theory of Constraints and Critical Chain, says efficiency consultant Realization. Critical Chain requires buffer zones to be incorporated into project timelines, and management can then allocate resources to a project when it is close to using up the time in its buffer zone. Delta Airlines recently reported substantial improvements in maintenance and production efficiency after adopting Critical Chain.

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