Leadership during Crisis – The Takata Recall
The big news in the automotive industry last month was the escalation of the ongoing Takata airbag affair.
‘Grey’ workers hold the key to manufacturing’s future
The UK’s workforce is getting older and older, and manufacturing will be particularly hard hit.
Lean Lessons from Japan – Australian Industry Group Lean Japan Tour
In November, Shinka Management, in conjunction with the Australian Industry Group, conducted a lean manufacturing study tour of Japan. The tour provided Australian industry leaders with first-hand experience of world-class lean implementation in a country renowned for its productivity, quality and safety levels.
A view on: Australia’s manufacturing industry
Many people seem to equate manufacturing with 19th century technology, with the steam engine and grease, but in fact that is not the case.
New standard offers safer, more economical storage systems
New racking standard moves from a “permissible stress” design philosophy to a “limit states” design approach.