Part of SME's award-winning Manufacturing Insights video series, watch how lean manufacturing helped Peterson Pacific Corporation reduce the time it takes to manufacture new machines. You'll see how the paint booth location was changed to make a more efficient layout, and what the company did to add flow to its assembly process. In the beginning, Peterson Pacific Corporation greatly underestimated the amount of energy needed to sustain improvements.
Interviews with key managers and supervisors illuminate how they selected the areas of the business to improve first, and the problems that slowed down their initial application of lean.
The award-winning Manufacturing Insights® video series give you an inside look at manufacturing success from industry experts, companies, and educators who share their experiences in adopting new technology, process improvements, and workforce development. See real-world demonstrations and the application of theoretical models used in manufacturing today! http://www.sme.org/mi
Composites Manufacturing Processes is an eight program package that compiles a comprehensive examination of the composites industry, detailing the materials used, the various composite manufacturing processes and post processes, and common composite applications. http://www.sme.org/cmvs
From practical design to cost analysis, you can't afford to have your workforce make guess work out of your tooling operations and processes. Find the information you need to design, construct, analyze, and improve your tooling with SME's Fundamentals of Tool Design video series. http://www.sme.org/ftd
Based on the latest ASME Y14.5-2009 and ISO-GPS standards, the GeoTol Fundamentals Training Program comprises 18 units to accommodate the information needs of novices to advanced users of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing. The program offers flexibility as units of interest can be viewed separately or in sequence — from basic to advanced GD&T concepts. http://www.sme.org/geotol