Grantek’s Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice on Lean Six Sigma: Where Waste Reduction Meets Quality Improvement
May 21, 2019
Sam Russem, Director of Smart Manufacturing Practice at Grantek, recently wrote an article on Lean Six Sigma for manufactures that was published by Inductive Automation. Grantek is a proud partner of Inductive Automation. Inductive Automation has recognized Grantek as an Enterprise Integrator, a select group of global integrators that work with large companies on long-term enterprise-wide implementations.
Sam’s article describes Lean Six Sigma and its component parts, discuss how software tools like Inductive Automation’s Ignition and Sepasoft’s MES modules can support Lean Six Sigma initiatives, and advise on how to implement these principles to improve manufacturing system performance and build towards operational excellence.
Inductive Automation™ creates industrial software that empowers organizations to swiftly turn great ideas into reality by removing all technological and economic obstacles. By cross-pollinating IT with SCADA technologies, Inductive Automation™ created Ignition® software, the first universal industrial application platform with unlimited potential. Ignition® empowers industrial organizations around the world and in virtually every industry, with an outstanding software platform and top-notch support.
For over 35 years, top manufacturers in Food & Beverage, CPG and Pharmaceuticals have called upon Grantek to solve their most complex business and manufacturing challenges. Grantek automates Pharmaceutical and Food & Beverage manufacturing operations, including integration with business systems for seamless solutions. Grantek helps customers meet the stringent requirements and challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Grantek’s team of professionals located in 17 offices across the globe deliver solutions to complex problems in Smart Manufacturing, Industrial Networking, Automation and Industrial Safety.