Perma Tech Inc.

Perma Tech Inc

Perma Tech, Inc., a leading manufacturer of loading dock equipment, had seen production area gains with implementing Lean applications. But officials of the Buffalo, NY, company were not convinced of the method’s ability to rectify inventory control and work order processing system issues in the front office. Perma Tech enlisted the help of TCIE to streamline and more effectively conduct and manage its administrative processes.

Solutions:

  • Facilitated extensive Lean training for all company administrative personnel, including:
    • A Lean overview, Value Stream/Process Mapping training, and 5-S workplace organization workshops
    • Standardized work training to help streamline office work flow
    • Problem-solving techniques and implementation training