SMMT invited to speak at the JIPM Award ceremony 2014

Paul Hardiman from SMMT Industry Forum was invited to speak at the JIPM TPM awards ceremony in Japan on the 13th March 2014. Paul, representing SMMT IF as one of the 6 JIPM Associate Agencies, was the only non-Japanese TPM Assessor present at the awards. He was invited on stage with the other 24 Japanese… Read more »

Assess the risks in your logistics operation using MMOG-LE

Are you looking to grow your business? Do you want to identify key improvement areas of your business before your customers do? Are you aware that some leading vehicle manufacturers mandate MMOG-LE on their suppliers? Find out the implication of MMOG-LE on your business What is MMOG-LE? The Materials Management Operations Guideline/Logistics Evaluation (MMOG/LE) defines… Read more »

Industry Forum guest speaker at QAD EMEA Customer Conference

Industry Forum Chief Executive Dr Chris Owen was invited as guest speaker to the the QAD EMEA Customer Conference where he spoke about Change Management and the common issues that were faced with implementing a change programme. The customer conference, which was situated in the stunning Weston Park country house, allowed existing QAD customers to… Read more »

Plant & Asset Management Show 2014 – NEC, Birmingham

      Industry Forum will be exhibiting at the Plant & Asset Management Show 2014 8th – 10th April. Come and visit us on Stand P632 to see how we can use Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) to help your business eliminate ALL of its losses! On hand will be a qualified JIPM TPM Assessor who can help… Read more »

Total Productive Maintenance Seminar

Industry Forum will be holding a Total Productive Maintenance Seminar on 5th December 2013 at the Industry Forum Learning Centre, Birmingham, UK. Seminar Overview The Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM) approach to TPM Focus on zero accidents, zero breakdowns and zero defects Case study from an international organisation How to start TPM implementation Opportunities… Read more »

Total Productive Maintenance Seminar

Industry Forum will be holding a Total Productive Maintenance Seminar on 2nd September 2013 at the Industry Forum Learning Centre, Birmingham, UK. Seminar Overview The Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM) approach to TPM Focus on zero accidents, zero breakdowns and zero defects Case study from an international organisation How to start TPM implementation Opportunities… Read more »

SMMT starts search for UK auto industry’s top innovations

The search for the UK’s next big automotive innovation starts today, as the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders launches its 2013 Award for Automotive Innovation, sponsored by GKN Driveline and supported by The Times. The Award seeks out fresh ideas, inventive concepts and pioneering products that have the potential to leave a lasting impact… Read more »

SMMT announces new Chief Executive

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, the organisation representing the UK automotive industry, is today announcing that Michael Hawes will be joining as its new Chief Executive in the early Autumn. Mike will lead the executive team that will promote the interests and successes of the UK motor industry and help address the challenges… Read more »

Total Productive Maintenance Seminar – 21st June 2013

Industry Forum will be holding a Total Productive Maintenance Seminar on 21st June 2013 at the Industry Forum Learning Centre, Birmingham, UK. The seminar is designed for Senior Management, Functional Managers (e.g. Maintenance, Quality, Safety) and change agents (e.g. Lean, TPM) who are embarking on TPM implementation within their organisations. The seminar is designed to… Read more »