Demonstrate your understanding of the seven wastes of lean operations by describing each of them in a short paragraph. Provide an example of each waste for both a manufacturing and a service operation.
7 waste = TIM WOOD also attach pictures for each example and give proper references
Discuss the significance of QFD to a lean thinking strategy. Provide an example to support your explanation.
(25 marks). Attach pics, graph
Lean thinking has been described as a journey rather than a destination. Discuss the meaning of this statement and comment on the different challenges manufacturers or service providers are likely to face in their attempts to become lean.
(25 marks) provide example, provide graph , pics,
6 (six sigma), OEE and value-added ratio can be used directly or interpreted in such a manner so as to measure aspects of plant performance. Discuss how each of these measures relates to the principles of lean operations