DLOs vs. Contractors

Most organisations considering a change to, or away from, a DLO are doing so for one of two reasons, either there are performance problems they want addressed or they want to improve value for money. This article outlines the pros and cons of the two approaches and makes a recommendation for anyone looking to improve the performance of their own maintenance and repairs services.

Managing your electronic working environment through 5S

View as a printable PDF. If you have any knowledge of the Lean Foundation tools, sometimes referred to as stability tools, you may have come across 5S.  5S is a tool used to create an orderly working environment.  It highlights any abnormalities within the working area, identifying waste in day-to-day processes and creating a structure…