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Supply Chain Training We offer a range of courses from basic introductions to advanced certifications covering all aspects of Supply Chain Management. Whether it’s physical logistics, a broad understanding of Supply Chain theory of inventory management or professional globally recognised certification, we have a course to suit you.   For more detail take a look… Read more »

Gardner Aerospace-Basildon Ltd

A National Supply Chain Group case study in the Aerospace Sector. This supply chain development activity focussed on delivery improvement and lead time reduction. This was achieved using techniques including data analysis, workplace organisation, visual management, standard operations and set up improvement (SMED). The Customer The Host GKN Aerospace specialises in the design, testing, manufacture… Read more »

Renold Gears Ltd

A case study of Process Improvement in the Automotive Sector. This supply chain development activity focussed on defect reduction and productivity improvement. This was achieved using techniques including effective teamwork, 5C / 5S, flexible production systems, standard operations, single piece flow and visual management. “It is not just the achievement of the solution, which wouldn’t… Read more »

Goodrich Power Systems

A case study in Supply Chain Improvements in the Aerospace Sector. This supply chain development activity focussed on delivery improvement and was underpinned by the NVQ level 3 in Business Improvement Techniques. It was achieved using techniques including effective teamwork, flexible production systems, 5C /5S, standard operations and visual management. “In September 2005 the Goodrich… Read more »

Maxpower Automotive Ltd

A case study in Supply Chain Improvements in the Power Generation sector. This supply chain development activity focussed on delivery and productivity improvement and was achieved using techniques including effective teamwork, 5C / 5S, flexible production systems, visual management, standard operations and set up improvement (SMED). “Because of commitments to other programmes at the time,… Read more »

Perkins Engines

A case study of increasing profitability through the development of a world-class supply chain. Background Perkins Engines at Stafford intended to support rapid growth in volumes and to drive an increase in profitability by developing a supply chain capable of world-class performance. The Challenge Perkins Engines at Stafford produces medium-to-large size engines for the Electrical… Read more »