To support its lean manufacturing efforts Autoliv America, a US airbag module manufacturer, placed a major emphasis on performance measurement. Operational performance indicators (OPI) reporting charts included employee safety, employee suggestions, supplier PPM, labour minutes per unit (LMPU), customer PPM, supplier on-time performance, customer on-time delivery, Autoliv Product Development System (APDS) scores, and inventory turns. Other key metrics for measuring improvement included units pro...

BPIR Categories

14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique
14.1.1 Design & deploy performance measurement system
5.5.3 Improve process/product performance

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