Six Sigma as a lean manufacturing tool22 November 2019
What is Six Sigma?
Six Sigma is a set of management techniques intended to significantly improve business processes by reducing the probability of errors and defects. Lean Six Sigma is a method that relies on a collaborative team effort to improve performance by systematically removing waste and reducing variation. It combines lean manufacturing and Six Sigma to eliminate a firm’s eight wastes and provides a framework for overall organisational culture change.
Find out more about embracing a Lean Six Sigma Culture
The DCC’s Operational Excellence Programme aims to drive world-class best practice in chemicals manufacturing. On 22 November the DCC hosted a workshop to learn from the successes of firms implementing Six Sigma and take back practical tools and tips to promote leaner and more efficient operations.
The agenda included: