Peterbilt Motors Company 
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Peterbilt trucks

The PACCAR production system standards and deployment methods
Wednesday, Oct. 19 Location Code
8:40am-12:30pm Peterbilt Motors Company WT/02



Learn how Peterbilt’s commitment to excellence and premium quality is implemented into its lean manufacturing process.


On this tour, you will see a built-to-order production facility and learn about the PACCAR production system standards and deployment methods, which are focused on team structure and development, built-in quality, standard work, lean material flow and visual management. You will also see mixed model production lines and several examples of flexible automation.


Peterbilt Motors Company is a leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of premium medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles. Peterbilt, a PACCAR Company is headquartered in Denton, Texas, where its primary manufacturing facility is also located. Peterbilt is globally recognized for superior quality, industry-leading design, innovative engineering, and advanced technology solutions. Throughout its 75-plus-year history, Peterbilt has earned its reputation as the “Class” of the industry.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • No cell phones
  • No competitors
  • No photographs
  • No recording devices
  • Hearing protection
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Safety glasses