Kaizen Case Study: Siemens Oostkamp

kaizen case study

Siemens Oostkamp produces electronic components such as relays, connectors, and coils. The combination of fewer orders from their parent company and increasingly intense global competition forced them to look for new markets. On his first tour of the plant, the kaizen consultant asked the supervisors if specific information was available, such as failure rate or

Standardized Audits

Once you’ve got a great 5S program in place at your facility it might be tempting to sit back a little and watch the results. This is, however, a mistake that far too many facilities make. In order to keep the 5S standards you’ve fought for producing the results you need, it is essential to