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Operations Insight: Quality control of precision engineering products

This Zeiss promo video gives great insight into how a company manufacturing engines for high performance race cars uses technology to monitor the quality of its components. Advertisements

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Process improvement in P & O Ferries

This video on the OEE Consulting webpage explains how P & O series went about improving their customer experience in their food court.  This company features as the end of chapter case in chapter 8, which can be read in … Continue reading

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TAKT time, cycle time and lead time

This 13 minute video does exactly what it says – it illustrates the relationship between these times and hence how these inform the efficient management of processes.

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Life at Lego

This three minute video gives insight into Lego’s organisational culture.

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Operations Insight: Sunseeker

This video provides insight into how upscale leisure boats are manufactured.  The last time we blogged about Sunseeker was in September 2012.  Over these last five years, the company has faced some difficulties, due largely to the global financial crisis, … Continue reading

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Insight into Google’s organisational culture

This BBC video takes a look at Google’s organisational culture.  

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Quality management at John Deere combines

This promo video gives great insight into how quality is managed in the John Deere factory, with examples of quality inspection, quality assurance, and continuous improvement.

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London 2012 – the greenest Olympics ever

Having recently blogged about megaprojects I thought I’d post a video about how the London Olympic Park was constructed.  Instead I came across this video which has Kevin McLeod talking about how the London Olympics would be the greenest Olympics … Continue reading

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Rolls Royce testing of engine components

Rolls Royce have just released this insightful video. It provides a guided tour of the Mechanical Test Operation Centre, Rolls-Royce Deutschland, to explain how they test their engine components.

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The future of retailing? Wheelys 247 is beta testing in Shanghai.

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