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BCMC 2018: Crafting Connections & Brewing Success 

Join the SBCA Emerging Leaders Committee at BCMC 2018!

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The Path of Least Resistance – A Lean Analysis

How much would your plant productivity increase if your production crew always had a direct path to the next task? How might you revise your process or setup if you knew how many times a piece of lumber is touched or exactly how far it travels after it enters your facility and before it heads off to a jobsite? Two CMs shared their answers to these questions at BCMC 2016 in Knoxville, walking through the analytical process and the results of applying Lean efficiency principles to their operations.