To bring about improvements in the production of its Boeing C-17 aircraft, the Boeing Company, a US aircraft manufacturer, extensively used VSM to identify improvement opportunities, stakeholders and potential impacts, and in implementing a solution. A selected team went through a four-stage training programme focussed on team formation, team building, collaboration, and performance. The team…
BPIR Categories14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique
5.5.3 Improve process/product performance
14.1.5 Analyse performance data.