Lean Tpm: A Blueprint For Change by Dennis MccarthyLean Tpm: A Blueprint For Change by Dennis Mccarthy

Lean Tpm: A Blueprint For Change

byDennis Mccarthy, Nick RichEditorDennis Mccarthy

Paperback | March 3, 2015

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Lean TPM is an accessible, step-by-step guide designed to help you increase manufacturing efficiency through continuous improvement. Based on their experience of working with organizations that have successfully achieved outstanding performance, McCarthy and Rich provide the tools and techniques required to convert strategic vision into practical reality. Packed with real-life case studies and examples to highlight common pitfalls and proven approaches, the book focuses on the continuous improvement that can be achieved within any manufacturing environment by challenging wasteful working practices, releasing the potential of the workforce, and making processes work as planned.Lean TPMcontains an integrated route map along with comprehensive benchmark data to enable engineers, technicians and managers to fully explore this potent technique.

  • Unites the concepts of world-class manufacturing, lean and TPM into a single change agenda for continuous efficiency improvement
  • Includes real-life case studies, advice on planning and pitfalls, and valuable benchmarking data from leading organizations
  • New chapter on TPM and management of the supply chain, along with information on advanced lean practices and more implementation examples
As a TPM expert, Dennis has pioneered the integration of TPM with Lean and Six Sigma improvement processes as a lever for cross functional collaboration and high performance teamwork. Described by one senior international manager as a true 'Sensei of Change', he has supported many well-respected and award winning companies including 3M...
Title:Lean Tpm: A Blueprint For ChangeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:252 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:March 3, 2015Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0081000901

ISBN - 13:9780081000908


Table of Contents

1. The Business of Survival and Growth
2. The Lean TPM Master Plan
3. Policy Deployment: Aligning People, Processes and Products Profitably
4. The Change Mandate: A Top Down/Bottom-Up Partnership
5. Transforming the Business Model
6. Process Stabilization
7. Process Optimisation
8. Moving Beyond the Factory
9. Sustaining the Improvement Drive