The goal of Lean Manufacturing improvements in powder coating operations is to reduce costs and speed up production with less waste. This is easier said than done! Driving the principals of lean into your powder coating operation has challenges due to the restriction from batch operations or color changes in flow-through.
Learn about the most innovative ideas for incorporating Lean in the designed and daily operation of your paint and coating operations. This talk is to promote techniques to reduce waste in your operation through equipment design, material handling, and processing techniques. You will leave with ideas of how to reduce your Time on the Line, operating costs and WIP.
Date: Tuesday, March 5
Time: 5:00pm – Registration & Social
5:30pm – Dinner
6:00pm – Presentation
Location: Scenic View Golf Course
4415 Club Drive
Slinger, WI 53086
Cost: $20 Members
Registration: Send registration details to [email protected].
Presenter: Marty Sawyer, Trimac Industrial Systems
Marty is CEO and owner of Trimac Industrial Systems, a heating and cleaning technologies company. Trimac manufactures ovens, washers and systems and is one of few gas catalytic infrared manufacturers in North America and under their Gas-Cat® brand, manufactured the first gas catalytic infrared oven for powder coating as well as the first infrared finishing system. Last year Marty acquired Protherm, LLC which is an electric Infrared manufacturer to complement Trimac’s gas catalytic and convection technology. Marty has been a driving force behind the education and promotion of the cost, quality and environmental benefits for the use of infrared for process heating. Marty is also the President of the central states CCAI Chapter and is an active member of CCAI.
Questions: Contact Bill Oney (920-427-3451) with any questions.