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The Role of Visual Tool Control in 5S Initiatives

  • Duncan Bruce
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A 5S programme is often the starting point for a larger continuous improvement or efficiency programme. It is based on five steps: sort, set in order, shine, standardise and sustain. Sort Sort is based on the idea that space, time and energy can be saved by removing unnecessary clutter from workspaces. It requires all non-essential items to…

Tools in foam within Peli case

What are the benefits of using tool foam for organisation?

  • Duncan Bruce
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Tool foam can be incredibly diverse and useful in many applications, including inside toolboxes, cabinets or trolleys. Furthermore, it presents a series of benefits that you will find very intriguing… #1 Improve tool organisation There’s nothing worse than not knowing exactly where your tools are. You waste valuable time searching for the tool you need…

Best Practice Tips: effective tool control

  • Duncan Bruce
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If you are looking for effective tool control tips, you have come to the right place.  Tool control is essential in business. If you are not effectively controlling your tools, this could be dangerous for anyone involved. It is a part of business that must be taken seriously at all times, and that’s why we…

Foam Shadow Board With Tools

Why Do We Need Tool Control Foam?

  • Duncan Bruce
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Tool control is crucial for operational efficiency in manufacturing and maintenance environments. When tools are not controlled and managed well, it can lead to issues with productivity, health and safety problems, loss of time and money, and even a negative impact on your business’s reputation. Tool control solutions are available to help mitigate these issues,…

Example of Poor Tool Control

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After the Chef noticed a horrid burning smell coming from his oven, he decided to investigate and found this pair of pliers which had been left behind after an Engineer came out to fix it around 3wks ago.

Why do we need tool control?

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Tool control is a vital element of operational efficiency in manufacturing and maintenance environments.