Professionalism in precision sheet metal manufacturing (WIP is the…
Professionalism in precision sheet metal manufacturing
WIP is the abbreviation of what type of shop process
What was the big change made by DeWys?
the introduction of the "inventory management system"
What’s the appearance of the inventory management system?
A giant wall of racks
Who designed the new inventory system?
It was designed by and engineering intern
How many racks where replaced by the system?
What impact did the rack system make on DeWys their precision sheet manufacturing capabilities?
it increased their output by 220%
DeWys replace all its bending capacity with
Bystronic press brakes
DeWys Manufacturing has an enterprise resources planning system that is treated as....
A data warehouse, stripping the information they want and generation their own custom-made reports and screens
What method does DeWys Manufacturing team used to foster customer relationship?
the have regular or even daily meeting with the customer.
What did DeWys setup to conduct Continuous Improvement Training?
they created DeWys university where enrollees receive six weeks of instructional and hands-on training in one of the five subject areas; laser cutting, machining, powder coating, press brake operation, and welding