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The hybrid lean system to improve manufacturing environment

Ahmad, Ahmad Nur Aizat and Lee, Te Chuan and Ramlan, Rohaizan and Ahmad, Md. Fauzi and Husin, Norafifah and Abdul Rahim, Mustaqqim (2017) The hybrid lean system to improve manufacturing environment. In: 8th International Conference on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 2017 (ICME’17), 22 - 23 July 2017, Bella Vista Waterfront, Langkawi, Kedah.

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Lean manufacturing is a systematic approch could increase manufacturing competitiveness by identifying and elminating waste through lean tools. However, these tools are often categorized into different groups, continues to be difficult for companies to select the most appropriate lean tool to be adopted, especially in respect of the SMEs whose knowledge of lean tools and associated principles are limited. This study is to propose solution on how to implement appropriate lean tools in food manufacturing industry located at Rengit, Johor. Qualitative method is used as a methodology to see the changes after the implementation of lean tools. Interview session also a part of method to collect data from respondents. The finding from this paper shows that implementation of an appropriate lean tool will help to eliminate waste in industry sector, maintain and control the inventory, improve quality of the product and improve overall operational process.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: T Technology > TS Manufactures > TS155-194 Production management. Operations management
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Production and Operation Management
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2018 03:17
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2018 03:17
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/9662
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