World-Class plant tour: Eaton - Milton

March 15, 2017 | 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 |
Member Fee: $100
Non-Member Fee: $150


Eaton Industries
610 Industrial Drive
Milton, Ontario

Get an in-depth look at how world-class organizations have implemented lean and other continuous improvement initiatives during the AME Canadian world-class tour series.

Each tour will include an onsite introduction, facility tour and a question and answer session. You will also be guided by practitioners that have gone through the lean transformation process. Send your team and let them witness the power of continuous improvement.

Note: Participants are responsible for arranging transportation to and from the tour facility. 
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Eaton - Milton

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 96,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. 

On this tour, you will see and learn about:

  • An integrated fabrication and assembly plant
  • Cellular fabrication
  • A fork-truck free fabrication flow with automated material handling
  • Assembly flow line
  • World-class electrical test safety
  • Point-of-use material storage and kanban 

March 15, 2017

  • Meet at 8 a.m. at site    
  • Presentation for 1/2 hour    
  • Plant tour    
  • Q&A and site feedback    

Anyone interested in best practices or benchmarking a lean implementation.


You can become an AME member during the registration process for $150 per year and obtain the discounted AME member rate for this event. Your membership will also entitle you to a registration discount for all future AME conferences, seminars, workshops and webinars for one year. Additionally, you will receive a subscription to the award winning Target magazine and much more. 

Payment or purchase order must be received by the AME office five days prior to the event start date. If no payment or PO number is received, you will be asked to pay with a credit card or check at the event before entry. 

Cancellation Policy: Enrollment fee less a $100 non-refundable registration charge will be refunded up to one week before the event. Substitutions may be made up to three days prior to the start of the workshop. 

Notes: This event may be cancelled by AME for any reason. AME is not responsible for incidental costs incurred by registrants. By registering for this meeting, I hereby acknowledge and agree that AME or its agents may take photographs of me during events and may use those photographs for AME’s purposes, including but not limited to news and promotional purposes, without further compensation to me.