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Author: Yufi Priyo

Lean 5S by Recognizing the Storage Places Easily

Posted in Seiton

After storage of goods refers to the lean manufacturing by reducing movement and reduce workplace accidents, as discussed in previous articles. The next important step is to make the device, storage Places easily search able and identifiable.

Substitution of the morning shift workers with night shifts, always will be a problem if there is no standard in the work operations, including matters concerning the storage of equipment and how to return tools. For it must be an easy way to store and can be understood by others, although no experience.

Efficient Placement Tools

Posted in Seiton

In the context of lean manufacturing tiniest things must be done carefully, including the placement of tools used for assembly or maintenance work. This is where 5S is very important especially in Seiton concept of placing the goods or tools in accordance with a designated place.

Some of the reasons why must be an efficient placement are:

Waste movement
Reduction of motion like this is indeed the purpose of a campaign to lean manufacturing in order to reduce costs caused by inefficient labor movement. These movements are referred to as taking the appropriate tools, search tools, return to the workplace, high and low placement of furnishings and so forth. If not carefully considered it will be a real waste.