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Lean Auto Body: The Lean Implementation Guide to the Auto Collision Repair Industry

Lean Auto Body: The Lean Implementation Guide to the Auto Collision Repair Industry


By: Chris Ortiz

10 Digit  ISBN   1926537173    1-926537-17-3
13 Digit ISBN :  9781926537177    978-1-926537-17-7

Comprehensive implementation guide, specific to Auto Body Repair Industry. Useful guide for any business that relates to auto body industry. Book sets stage for a sustainable Lean improvement in an easy to understand manner.


Lean Auto Body: The Lean Implementation Guide to the Auto Collision Repair Industry
By: Chris Ortiz

Take your business to a new level with this comprehensive implementation guide, specific to the Auto Body Repair Industry. By adapting the techniques of Lean manufacturing for the Auto Collision Industry, Mr. Ortiz guides you through the steps necessary to turn your shop into a Lean place of business. Lean Auto Body sets the stage for a sustainable Lean improvement by not only discussing but showing examples of wastes, flow, and visual cues within the shop, in an easy to understand manner.

Filled with photos and no-clutter descriptions, this is a useful guide for any business that relates to the auto body industry. The examples shown are industry specific, well explained, and are presented in such a way as to easily be able to view within your own company.

The Contents include:

Section 1: The Eight Wastes
A guide to the eight wastes
Value-Added and Non Value-Added Work

Section 2: Lean as a Business Model
Cost, Quality, and Delivery

Section 3: Lean Auto Body Metrics
Covers Productivity, Quality, WIP, and Throughput Time

Section 4: 5S and the Visual Shop
Red Tags
A guide to the 5S s

Section 5: The Lean Parts Room
5S and Kanban
Utilizing tools such as Kanban in the Parts Room

Section 6: Repair Flow
A breakdown of the repair process flow
How to improve the process flow

Section 7: Visual Control in the Shop
Use of Andon Lights and Control Boards
Visual Layout and Communication

Section 8: Shop Kaizen
Kaizen and Kaizen Events
Event Planning and breakdown

Whether it be repair shops, paint shops, or even auto body repair schools and colleges, this comprehensive book is a must read.

About the Author

Chris Ortiz is an expert in the field and has partnered with Enna to provide training material, as well as being an executive consultant of Kaizen Assembly, Inc. He has been practicing and teaching Lean for over 12 years and has been featured on various national television shows. He often travels the country speaking at trade shows and conferences, as well as writing books and articles on various subjects. One of a small handful of Lean practitioners who understands the Auto Body Industry, Chris has been at the forefront of adapting Lean for Auto Body.


Product Title:   Lean Auto Body: The Lean Implementation Guide to the Auto Collision Repair Industry
10 Digit ISBN/Part Number:   1926537173
13 Digit ISBN:   9781926537177
Author:   Chris Ortiz
Publisher:   Enna
Publication Date:   2010
Media:   Spiralbound Book
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