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March 2017

NE Advanced Manufacturing Forum – SMED/Quick Changeover Examples Presentation

By | 2017-03-20T15:53:59+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Categories: New Potential News|

Presentation Slides Part 2 - Applications This inaugural event was held on February 23 at Newcastle University and examined how lean methods can support customers’ aspirations, as well as exploring the Single Minute Exchange of Dies methodology - a lean production method for reducing waste in a manufacturing process - and how this can improve productivity. [...]

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Innovation is Great, but What Does it Really Mean?

By | 2017-03-20T15:19:19+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Categories: New Potential News|Tags: |

‘Innovation’ features on many agendas today and is used more than ever by business leaders. However, considering the attention grabber that it seems to be, is its meaning or how to achieve it really understood? According to ‘The BusinessDictionary’, innovation is … the process of translating an idea or invention into a good or service that [...]

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NP Supporting 2017 Apprentice Week

By | 2017-03-17T17:03:43+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Categories: New Potential News|

New Potential was very pleased to support national Apprentice week last Friday by delivering an introduction to process improvement thinking to Rotary Power Apprentices. This complimentary session provided apprentices of the Newcastle-Upon-Tyne based company, which is part of the British Engines Group, the chance to learn more about lean process thinking. Process Improvement is such a [...]

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