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SEIKETSU : Continuously maintain 3S

Posted in Seiketsu


3S here means Seiri, Seito and Seiso. After all three “S” have been implemented in the work area, then what is important is maintaining the conditions that have been awake so he could take place continuously. Not only when there are bosses just good condition, or if there will be an audit 5S workplace conditions clean, well-ordered equipment, but whenever the need may indicate conditions such as at the time of the audit.

These maintenance steps can not only direct rebuke to the employee if make a mistake, but it must be made or standardized system that can be implemented by all components of the company. It is a follow-standard lean manufacturing 5S is not easy but if done with really strong support system the company’s goals will be achieved easily.

SEIRI – Eliminate All Unnecessary Items

Posted in Seiri


The first activity is to lean manufacturing activity, Seiri which means separating the necessary objects with objects or equipment is not needed, then get rid of unnecessary.

This needs to be done to save time selecting equipment / materials to be used for the production process. If mixed with the goods unused, will be confusing and will spend the time to vote at the time of employment. This can reduce labor productivity, because employees are preoccupied with the options that should not occur. In addition to this amount of equipment that are not used in the workplace will disturb the concentration at work, and tend to focus not uncomfortable.