The Lean Advantage for Complex Equipment Manufacturers


An increasing number of manufacturers are implementing lean initiatives to create competitive advantages. Such initiatives can help manufacturers achieve on-time delivery, operational excellence and continuous improvements as well as shorten order cycles, reduce costs and increase revenue. However, despite the obvious benefits, many manufacturer of complex equipment have not yet begun or are only just beginning lean initiative and programs.

This white paper is for those complex equipment manufacturers new to lean strategies, practices and techniques, or for manufacturers who feel they are not fully achieving their lean goals. It explores the lean areas of focus in play by complex equipment manufacturers determined to differentiate themselves from the competition. The intent of the white paper is to help set the right overall lean direction for your company.