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Implementation of 5S in Empty Cement Bag Manufacturing Industry


Jay Desai , Lean Consultant, Lean For Change Consultancy, Ankleshwar-393001; Harsh Naik, Mechanical Engineering Department, GIDC Degree Engineering College, Navsari-396406


5S Implementation, Automatic Bag Placer, Elimination of Waste, Quality Improvement


This paper explains the methods and techniques of 5S use to increase the quality of Empty Cement Bags. As nowadays cement industries uses Automatic Bag Placer for packing of cement, the requirement of bags is straight and wrinkled free. It can be observed that introducing the 5S rules bring the great changes in the company, for example: process improvement by costs reduction, increasing of effectiveness and efficiency in the processes, increase in productivity and quality of product, increase in efficiency of worker, safety. The 5S methodology permits to analyze the processes going at the workplace and establishment of 5S sustaining well organized, clean, high effective and high quality workplace. The training for the 5S system to the worker of industry is very important. Other Most important thing is to take equal participation and constant improvement in the method. This method can be used in all companies. Its result is the effective organization of the workplace and increase in quality and productivity.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV6I21704
Published in: Volume : 6, Issue : 2
Publication Date: 01/05/2018
Page(s): 2631-2635

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