IMPROVING PROCESS IN PRODUCTION BY ELIMINATING SOURCES OF WASTE TOWARDS LEAN PRINCIPLE

TUMIRAN, NORSYAHIDA (2018) IMPROVING PROCESS IN PRODUCTION BY ELIMINATING SOURCES OF WASTE TOWARDS LEAN PRINCIPLE. Other thesis, UNIVERSITI TUN HUSSEIN ONN MALAYSIA.

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Abstract

Lean manufacturing is a very practical improvement effort that helps to improve productivity and efficiency of manufacturing process. Most of the Small Medium Enterprise (SMEs) does not implement the concept of lean principle to improve their quality and productivity while reducing cost. Inefficient production process is the main issues how to eliminate the waste in SMEs. Besides that, lack of knowledge and resources of information about how to implement the lean principle and eliminate the waste. However, this research aims to observe on how SMEs improving their process by eliminates seven wastes during production toward lean principles among workers the assessment are based on the seven waste which are overproduction, waiting, transportation, extra processing, inventory, movement and defect. Each waste will follow up by implement using lean tool. The data collection method by observe in Durian Cake, Melaka one of SME in bakery and pastry. Observation was done in short term and workers are involved in the video recorded. The all five workers that participate in the video. This SME did not implement any lean concept in their company. Thus, author has identified the seven wastes that can be eliminating by this SME. The results of this research identified the waste and the way how to reduce waste during production. There are several ways to reduce the waste occurs during the process besides authors had provided the continuous improvements can be use by lean tools. Principles of lean initiative still need to be strengthening in Small Medium Enterprise.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Production and Operation Management
Depositing User: Mr. Te Chuan Lee
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2018 09:36
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2018 09:36
URI: http://ethesis.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/358

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