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The Possible Cause of Over-Production

Posted in Manufacturing Waste, and Production Control

Many possibilities that occur in the production process that causes excess production, thus causing a serious abnormality. If not resolved properly, it will cause a further effect and shake the stability of the company.

In general, we can be sure of over-production because production management errors that are not controlled. Production Manager is the first person responsible for this abnormality, because those who regulate the production stability. However, knowledge about the “possible cause” of an abnormality in the production process must be owned by all employees, because it will make it easier where you wish to take action.

Excess Production will Advance Procurement of Materials and Parts

Posted in Management, and Manufacturing Waste

In the previous discussion stated that overproduction will lead to stock products abundant in the area of store that can cause uncontrolled 5S condition. Of course, not only that caused by excess production. Procurement is also affected by the production that is not balanced.

Increased procurement would not want to do to replace the materials and parts that had already become a product. This is done to improve production efficiency to avoid waste in other lines.

Lean manufacturing is like a pillar of the house. They mutually support one another. If there is one out of balance it must be corrected, or other elements relating will be damaged as well.