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5S AREAS BEHIND THE BUILDING



May 5 through 8, 2003
Team members: Raul Hernandez, Stacey Kirkindoll, Roberto Rojas, Jimmy Choate

This event took a total of 120 hours to complete.

(SEE - before, during and after pictures below)

    SORT

  • Hauled off I beams that had been stored out back for 20 years
  • Sorted, organized and tarped machine components
  • Scrapped old baskets
  • Removed three large dumpster loads of old stuff

    SET IN ORDER

  • Put autoladels in one area
  • Put barloaders in one area
  • Cleaned up all steel pipe and put on rack
  • Straightened up empty barrel storage area

    SHINE

  • Cleaned off dross trailer concrete pad
  • Painted railings and manlifts
  • Area totally picked up and organized

    STANDARDIZE and SUSTAIN

  • The 5S team has authority to determine where future items are to be stored out back and to monitor for dispositions.

    SOME OF THE BENEFITS

  • The area looks great and is more functional (before the 5S event the area look unorganized and junkie).
  • Truck drivers can load from bay #4 with no problems (before it was difficult because of stuff being in the way).


Roberto, Stacey, Jimmy, Raul

before

before


before

before

before


during

during

during


left area after

middle area after

right area after



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