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Friday May 27, 2016 at 11:49am
I was pleasantly surprised to read a report from NatWest, ‘FutureFit: the road ahead for UK Manufacturing’ which chimes with many of ourexperiences of working with a range of UK SME’s over the past twenty years.As the Mark Twain quote goes ‘rumours of my death aregrossly exaggerated’ could be applied to UK Manufacturing. As the Mark Twain quote goes ‘rumours of my death aregrossly exaggerated’ could be applied to UK Manufacturing. We have a national....
Thursday May 12, 2016 at 1:55pm
Six Sigma ProcessImprovement in a NutshellSix Sigma ProcessImprovement is a rigorousapproach to improvingbusiness processes by addressing the underlying causes of variation that lead to poor performance as experienced by the ‘customer’, who is the recipientof the outputs.The early exponents were Motorola and GE in the 1980s.Since then, many organisations ranging from manufacturing to servicein all sectors, have successfullydeployed Six Sigma to deliver measurable cost, quality and ti....
Tuesday March 3, 2015 at 11:23am
Aspart of our long-standing relationship with Rolls-Royce in designing, developing anddelivering training for Robust Design we often collaborate to write technicalpapers to articulate our thoughts about certain topics of interest.   Thelatest example of this symbiotic relationship is a co-authored paper thatdiscusses and demonstrates the various issues associated with 'Max MetalMachining', the practice of trying to minimise scrap for high value metalcomponents by operating near to the ....
Tuesday February 3, 2015 at 9:40am
Hereat the Six Sigma Group our experts deliver a lot of Lean Six Sigma training andare often asked the difficult question of what the three things are thatbusinesses should do more of.   We’dlike to share with you the reply we give:  Perform a measurement systems analysis on your key performance indicators (KPI) – this means you can trust the numbers you run the business by.  Just because you get a report from your computer system doesn’t mean it is always r....
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