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2012-10-13 04:01:44

The course explores the benefits of an integrated approach for improving both production processes and safety outcomes. Savannah, GA (PRWEB) October 11, 2012 Georgia Tech Professional Education will conduct a Lean and Safe: Safety-Integrated Process Improvement course (MFG 2003) Nov. 6-8, 2012 at the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus. Participants will learn about the importance of developing an integrated approach for production processes and safety outcomes. When utilized together, companies...

2012-10-03 23:01:47

Process Equipment Designer and Manufacturer Leverages SYSPRO ERP to Increase Revenues Despite Strong Canadian Dollar Burnaby, British Columbia (PRWEB) October 02, 2012 SYSPRO, one of the longest-standing, global ERP software companies, announces the success of its ERP system in reducing expenditures and optimizing resources at Hayward Gordon, an Ontario based designer, manufacturer and distributor of process equipment specializing in mining and waste-water treatment. With the strengthening...

2012-08-25 23:03:51

Resource contains a wealth of information about 5S and Lean Manufacturing Akron, OH (PRWEB) August 24, 2012 5SToday.com has announced the addition of the 5S Education Center to its website. The Education Center is a comprehensive collection of information about 5S, Lean Manufacturing, and product information, and covers a wide range of topics, from “What is 5S?” to “Total Quality Management.” Methodologies like 5S and Six Sigma are gaining popularity as proven...

2012-08-20 23:01:47

Everything I Know about Lean I Learned in First Grade from the Lean Enterprise Institute is a quick and fun read for people at all levels of a company. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) August 20, 2012 The nonprofit Lean Enterprise Institute (LEI) today announced that its popular new book "Everything I Know about Lean I Learned in First Grade" is available as an ebook. The digital version is available now for $9.99 in a variety of formats from LEI´s Lean Bookstore. Chapter One, the Introduction,...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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