INCREASE THROUGH-PUT

IDENTIFY:

Need to increase through-put on constraint resource (die cast machines).


EXPLOIT:

(CAUSES)

(CURES)

SUBORDINATE:

ELEVATE: Removed "special" causes of individual shift constraints, increased overall through-put by 27%.

INERTIA: (CELEBRATE) Named "Through-Put Improvement Team" as the team of the year, furnished prizes for each quarter over goal and most importantly, we are making more money now and in the future.



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