Delivering world class products and services

Tuesday, Oct. 30 Location Code
7:50am-1:00pm Balboa ABC, 2nd level TT/06
Wednesday, Oct. 31 Location Code
7:30am-1:00pm Balboa ABC, 2nd level WT/02
  • No competitors allowed, including: ACCR (American Circuit Card Retainer), Elma, Wakefield, Alcoa/Arconic, Wavetherm.
  • Shoes must cover the entire foot.
  • Attendees will be required to complete an ITAR form prior to the tour.

nVent was formerly known as Pentair Corp. At its San Diego location, nVent has used lean, vertical integration and an excellent hoshin planning process to drive amazing results. Attendees will see a great example of an integrated lean management system in a plant. The company's hoshin wall shows how it ties every management goal, every measure to every team, every kaizen event and more. Over the last seven years, nVent has implemented pull, kanban, stand-up production cells, flexible volume cells that can be changed in less than three minutes and much more.


nVent is committed to delivering world class products and services that contribute to the success of its customers, and meets or exceeds their quality requirements. Its inventive solutions benefit customers around the world every day, keeping lights on, data streaming and trains running on time. From heat trace cables to enclosures to critical equipment enclosures to vapor-efficient fastening systems, nVent empower customers to improve performance, lower costs and reduce downtime.

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 competitors
  • No photographs
  • Other: See tour description
  • Hearing protection
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Other: See tour description
  • Safety glasses