Discover the 5S practice of sort.
Learn the 5S practice of sweep (shine). It’s more than just cleaning!
Learn about 3S—a simplified version of 5S that is common to many organizations doing ”2 second lean.”
Learn the 5S practice of standardize.
Paul Akers delivers a 20 minute tour of Xylem Design—a wood shop employing about 30 people and influenced by the Toyota Production System (TPS) and 2 Second Lean.
A shop vacuum is installed to prevent sawdust from building up. This is a part of “shine.”
A truly fantastic video demonstrating the difference between value-adding activities and non-value-adding activities.
Excellent narration of kaizen eliminating carts and the wastes of transportation, motion, inventory, and over production.
Amazing example of a thoughtful 5s’ed wood working tool cart.