Lean and Continuous Improvement

Arnprior Aerospace combines its product design and program management skills with close tolerance fabrication, precision machining, complex assembly and integration, heat treat, chemical processing, and paint capabilities to create superior one-stop shopping value for our customers. Our success in meeting stringent customer requirements to demanding schedules is due, in large part, to our extensive in-house manufacturing capabilities.

Arnprior Aerospace deploys many lean tactics and tools to drive continuous improvement enabling best value for our customers.

  • 6S, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Continuous Learning
  • Group Technology Analysis
  • Flexible Manufacturing Cells
  • Kanban & Pull System
  • Visual Controls
  • Inventory Reduction
  • Standard Operations
  • Compressed/same day Blue Streak Production
  • Setup (Changeover) Reduction
  • Quality Assurance: Self Inspection, Poka Yoke
  • Multi-Process Operations: flexibility
  • Equipment Autonomation (Jidoka)
  • Production Leveling