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Luvata shares Lean experience with Siemens

Luvata shares Lean experience with Siemens

(20 January 2020) The Business Excellence Department of Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery AB in Finspång, Sweden, invited Alejandro Tassara, Luvata Lean Director for Europe, to share the success of Luvata's Lean Journey during its Network Seminar held in November. The presentation "Luvata's Operational Excellence Journey: A Systematic Approach to Improve Business by Connecting Functions and Processes" was shared with over twenty participants from various departments.

Luvata committed to the pursuit of Lean certification in 2006, establishing strict benchmarks and measuring systems across its businesses. The presentation highlighted the key aspects of the Luvata Production System (LPS) including:

  • Plant Guide
  • Audit System
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Waves and Transformations
  • Performance Management

The presentation focused on the ways Luvata has connected departments and people, critical to the overall success of LPS.

"Impressive insight into Luvata's transformation into a more process oriented business and how they have used the Luvata Production System throughout the journey," says Håkan Nilsson, Head of Business Excellence with Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery. "Very inspiring."

"Excellent, engaging and exciting," reflects Mathias Cambrant, Business Excellence Project Manager with Siemens in Finspång, Sweden.

"I would like to thank the Business Excellence Department of Siemens for inviting me to share Luvata's Lean and continuous improvement journey," indicates Alejandro Tassara. "The audience was truly great and their questions and concerns demonstrate a genuine passion for operational excellence."

Luvata currently has eight facilities that are Lean certified, a reflection of its strong commitment to continual improvement and the efforts of its employees in serving customers and communities around the world.


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For more information, please contact:

Susan Porter
Communications Director
Phone: +1 740 368 7750
Email: susan.porter[@]luvata.com


About Luvata

Luvata is a world leader in metal solutions manufacturing and related engineering services to industries such as renewable energy, automotive, healthcare, and power generation and distribution. The company's continued success is attributed to its longevity, technological excellence and strategy of building partnerships beyond metals. Employing over 1,400 staff in 7 countries, Luvata works in partnership with customers including ABB, CERN, Siemens and Toyota. Luvata is a group company of Mitsubishi Materials Corporation.


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