Standard Work is a critical success factor in Lean Manufacturing and in manufacturing as a whole. Operators should perform the same task in the same way shift after shift, day after day. Machine setups should take about the same amount of time, every time. There are many sources of variability in manufacturing that are difficult to eliminate - this should not be one of them!
But it is not just operators that should embrace standard work. Leader standard work is one of the big levers at a company's disposal to set and maintain a culture within manufacturing.
In this webinar, we explain how Industry 4.0 solutions such as the Industrial Internet of Things and Augmented Reality can assist you efforts to install, enhance or maintain the standard work in your organization.