Tag: 5s principles

Transport & Logistics

Is Lean manufacturing the answer for Australian rail?

Lean methodologies have existed in one form or another since the turn of the 19th century, but were popularised by the development of the Toyota Production System (TPS) in the decades after the Second World War. The term 'Lean' itself started being used in the 1990s, with the system encompassing a range of techniques employed…

5 Dec 2013, by Informa Australia