Capacity calculation of several pakaging lines

Objectives

Success target

  • Capacity optimisation to prepare planned reduction of lot sizes

Context

Busy warehouse with pallet trucks working

  • Only lubricant packaging site
  • 9 production lines from 1L to 1000L
  • Industry: Lubricant production and packaging
  • Country: France
ActionsSkilled Workers
  • Shopfloor observation
  • Capacity calculation
  • Analysis of internal data (activity statements)
  • Synthesis of results
  • Areas for improvement identified
  • Action plan recommended

Résults

graphique à baton + flèche

  • 9 production lines observed and analysed
  • Project conclusions presented as a 100 point action plan