The 6S lean management originates from methodology created by Toyota Production System between the years of 1948 and 1975. This procedure enabled the Japanese company to produce higher quality products faster with less waste and inventory than the competitors.
While the fundamentals of 6S management were created decades ago, the benefits of the methodology persist even in today’s conditions. So, what are the core principles of the 6S in manufacturing?
The Resco Inspections app for Salesforce comes with several sample questionnaire checklists for manufacturing, energy, and property maintenance processes. All templates have been designed in cooperation with our customers andpartners. They are a result of the countless discussions we had with them atconferences all around the world.
There are 12 free templates in total andall of them can be used straight away or you can use them as a starting point for further customization to fit your specific processes. You can access the templates in just a matter of minutes, speeding up and simplifying the process of questionnaire building, as well as the entire inspections process.
Machines and equipment malfunctions are scary and expensive issues. The consequences often lead to unexpected machine downtimes, prolonged repairs, higher service costs, interrupted production runs, or elevated expenses for spare parts. So, what is the way to fight them?
A week ago, we launched our new solution – Inspections for Industry Verticals. As we revealed, it comes with several predefined questionnaire templates for manufacturing, energy, and property maintenance process.
There’s 9 brand-new templates available out-of-the-box at the moment. And today we want to show you where exactly can you find them, what they look like, and how can you use and even customize them. Continue reading →
In the last few months, we have attended several manufacturing-focused events, from which we returned with numerous insights and lessons about the industry. In this blog post, we would like to discuss some of the biggest challenges that came up repeatedly across countless conversations.
So what does the future of manufacturing look like? How augmented reality can help to take the industry to the next level? And why going completely digital is the way forward? Continue reading →
Safety inspection (also called safety audit) is an on-site monitoring aimed at identifying potential problems that could jeopardize the health and safety of workers at workplaces or buildings. It is mostly carried out by a safety specialist and usually involves checklists, which help the inspectors in assessing every potential issue. Every step of the inspection process must be carefully documented.
Safety inspections can differ in form based on the environment in which they are done. A safety inspection can be done to check vehicle safety, industrial plants, or office buildings.
We’ve officially launched Resco Inspections at the end of January 2019. Since then, numerous companies have introduced the solution into their operations. Let’s now take a closer look at the industries and use cases where Resco customers have utilized Inspections most frequently so far. Continue reading →