Open Access Graduate Research Paper
A value stream is all the actions required to bring a product through the main flows essential to every product. It begins at the "door-to-door" production flow level and allows you to see the entire picture. It identifies waste and the sources of waste. Provides a common language and questions current decisions that happen by default. It eliminates bias improvement picking. It links material and information flow and gives a qualitative description of how your facility should operate.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Department of Industrial Technology
Ali E. Kashef
Douglas R. Hotek
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©2005 Narenda Bhati
Bhati, Narendra, "Value Stream Mapping for the Core Department in Foundry of a Tractor Manufacturing Firm" (2005). Graduate Research Papers. 2740.