Manufacturing Excellence

Optimize Your Lean Transformation

By undergoing a lean transformation, you are positioning your manufacturing company for growth.

With the right technology tools and lean practices, lean manufacturers can systematically identify and eliminate plant floor inefficiencies.

Lean Experts to Meet Your Needs

Whether you are just beginning your lean journey, or well on your way, MCA Connect’s Manufacturing Excellence team has the expertise, resources and solutions to accelerate your success. We analyze and align your people, processes and technology with your strategy to achieve complete manufacturing transformation.

If lean concepts are new to your organization, our team can provide standard lean education in value stream mapping, takt time, pull signals and kaizans for continuous improvement.

If you’re further along on your journey, our team can optimize your processes to further eliminate waste, determine the KPIs and metrics that will help you better manage your business, and reinforce desired lean behaviors.

The Result
Typical results of a lean transformation are substantial reductions in inventory, lead time, space required, overtime or expedited expenses with a corresponding increase in profitability, responsiveness to customers, and ultimately increased market share. Properly conceived, lean is a strategy for growth and not just cost reduction.

Pinpoint the best way to reduce waste in your organization.

If your organization is interested in addressing the challenges of variation and dynamic change, we can help you see your projected ROI using our lean planning tool, LeanCONNECT.

LeanCONNECT helps design and implement future state value stream maps using data from any ERP system.

Benefits of a Lean Transformation:

Map Your Value Streams

Enhance visibility, assess true costs, and provide critical information to those best positioned to make decisions and improve processes.

Free Up Resources

Reduce complexity, save time and optimize resources by automating routine business processes and eliminating manual handling.

Eliminate Waste

Identify and eliminate plant floor inefficiencies. Achieve demand-driven production and increase replenishment efficiency.

Customer Success

“MCA Connect was instrumental in helping us value-stream our business. They understand all aspects of process flow, including people, machines and materials. They know Lean and they know Dynamics.”

Bill Battershell, CFO

Rochester Gauges

“Previously we saw downtime of about 2% of man capacity. Now, our most mature factory is at about 0.5% in downtime. That’s a 75% reduction.”

Matt Griffiths, Executive Director of Manufacturing IT

Dell