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Volume 121, 20178th International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Education – MSE 2017 “Trends in New Industrial Revolution”
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Section||Management, Modelling and Monitoring of Manufacturing Processes|
|Published online||09 August 2017|
Value Stream Mapping as a tool for the optimization of production – case study
1 Opole University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, 76 Proszkowska Street, 45-758 Opole, Poland
2 Poznan University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Management, 3 Piotrowo Street, 60-965 Poznan, Poland
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
The aim of the paper is to present the possibility of introducing improvements in processes concerning production logistics basing on the use of value stream mapping. An analysis of the current situation in order to identify waste and problems in the stream flow has been carried out. Subsequently, a future shape map has been drafted with a proposal concerning the manner in which future state ought to be achieved. The thesis is concluded with a general summary as well as conclusions regarding the studied subject and the proposals for further work.
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