Author: Doug Angerman

4.18.19 In the Shop we use One Piece Flow for all of our assemblies with more than one step. Batch seems like the the easiest and quickest way to complete assemblies but as you can see it actually slows you down. Please take some time to watch this video and if you have questions I’m […]

In the Shop we use One Piece Flow for all of our assemblies with more than one step. Batch seems like the the easiest and quickest way to complete assemblies but as you can see it actually slows you down. Please take some time to watch this video and if you have questions I’m available. […]

Lean Fabrication is happening in the shop right now. Over the last several months we have embarked on applying lean manufacturing principles in the shop.  The first steps are to identify waste and apply 5S  – Sort, Straighten, Standardize, Shine, Sustain.  One of the first areas we felt needed attention was tools. The age old […]

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Jon (‘Don’t call me John’) Heaner led the head wall build in the shop for PVMC with help from Erik Gronberg and Mike Fletcher.  After we completed the prototype, we were able to complete 28 walls in just 2 weeks! This is the first time we have done this type of project in the shop. […]

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