Continuous Improvement: How to Base Line Your Maintenance System to Dramatically Improve Productivity

Feb 3, 2015 2:00pm – 

Kevin Erickson
Director, Alberta South, Productivity & Growth Services
Productivity Alberta

Way beyond planning and scheduling, hidden capacity in the form of various loss can be found measured and eliminated using lean base lining techniques. These powerful tools and methods can help your team create awareness and ultimately develop a plan to improve your maintenance operation

This hands-on workshop will introduce you to some of the most powerful tools to obtain continuous improvement. You will learn the following:

  • How to baseline maintenance
  • LEAN converted to Maintenance
  • Yamazumi utilization studies
  • Productivity case studies to identify planning opportunities
  • How to measure productivity in a nonthreatening way
  • Review of future state best practice process mapping
  • How to develop a one, three, and five-year continuous improvement plan

By working your way through the very tools used by the Fortune 100, you will learn a quick way to set new expectations for your team.

About Your Workshop Leader:

Kevin Erickson’s diverse background includes ten years in the downstream petroleum industry where he led improvement projects in a variety of back office and customer facing areas.

A light lunch will be served to those attending both workshops A & B.