Engine supplier for Automotive OEM
- Inspect 9 Million conrods per year, looking for various non-conformances on incoming parts.
- Ensure all parts were in working order for the end user
- Accommodate erratic shifts and shipments
NATURE OF SERVICE
Inspect conrods for various non-conforming parts.
- Implement a process that would be quick, efficient and completed in a timely manner.
- Continuous communication with customer to provide immediate feedback
- Implemented a permanent long-term correction solution for future incoming parts
- Ontario, Canada
Ongoing project in Guelph, ON
18 million conrods inspected to date
- 40% increase in parts to be inspected in 2017
- 18 Inspectors/Day
- Site Manager
KEY ACHIEVEMENTS & RESULTS
Reduced defect rates to less than .01%, down from 20% when the project originally began.