Join the AME Cleveland Lean Consortium for a virtual benchmarking session at TestOil. You'll see how the company assists reliability engineers with condition monitoring and identification of machine wear. Utilizing a state-of-the-art-laboratory, TestOil has the capacity to process and analyze 2,000 oil samples per day. You'll hear how TestOil employs lean process management to drive excellence and ensure a guarantee of same-day turnaround on all routine testing.
During this virtual event and tour, you'll see how lean is applied in a laboratory testing environment. You'll also learn how TestOil drives cellular production with creative applications of overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), and view visual tracking boards that display real-time bottlenecks and outputs used for faster decision-making and labor deployment.
Note: this is an AME Consortia event that is open to non-Consortia members. The event is free for AME Consortia members. Non-Consortia members may participate for a low registration fee. Learn more about AME Consortia and sign-up for a consortia membership now.
TestOil is a leader in oil, lubricant, grease, and other material analysis. Founded in 1988, TestOil has been providing fast and reliable oil analysis results across all industries throughout the Americas. The firm’s comprehensive range of oil analysis services assists reliability engineers with condition monitoring and identification of machine wear. Utilizing a state-of-the-art-laboratory, TestOil has the capacity to process and analyze 2,000 samples per day. TestOil employs lean process management to drive excellence and ensure a guarantee of same-day turnaround on all routine testing. testoil.com
- Company overview
- History of TestOil
- History of lean with timeline
- OEE in a laboratory
- Reactions to the COVID pandemic
- Virtual gemba walk
- Virtual tour
- Feedback session
See new and creative techniques for applying lean in non-traditional environments.
- CI practitioners
- Plant managers
To fully participate in this virtual event, a high-speed internet connection, speaker/headphones, microphone and webcam are needed. While not required, you will have a better online experience if you do not use wireless internet service. A wired/ethernet connection will have a stronger signal than wireless. Make sure you download the Zoom Client for Meetings desktop application for the best experience. Do not use the version available through your web browser as it has limited features. https://zoom.us/download
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