Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED) is a method developed by Shigeo Shingo and a cornerstone for Just in Time production, it originally looks to reduce the setup time in less than 10 minutes, today this approach is used to improve all kinds of setting activities.
Understand the concept and practical implementation of SMED in order to set the foundations for Just in Time production and higher equipment availability.
-The 4 steps method to analyze and improve the Change over process
-How to make easier and streamline any process to reduce the idle time.
-Calculate the savings and impact on reducing the change over time.