CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

Formal Preventative Action & Continuous Improvement system in place

Continually finding ways to eliminate paperwork and make systems database-driven, including an on-going project to eliminate paper routers and collect data electronically

Implementing barcoding technology, including on routers, gauges, shippers and inventory tags

Finding leaner, more efficient ways to manufacture parts, including new machine tools, fixtures, pallets, tool presetters, high-pressure pumps, etc.

Infrastructure improvements, including energy-efficient lighting with greater illumination