Learning Mission on Manufacturing Excellence
The competitive pressures on manufacturing industry, in terms of productivity, quality, delivery and safety call, for a strategic and holistic approach that the industry needs to adopt to make their operations 'world – class'. With the manufacturing sector gaining business maturity, it is important to explore new and innovative horizons for sustaining the growth in the industry to deliberate and unleash full potential of the industry as well as to promote best practices among the manufacturing sector.
Against this backdrop, FICCI Rajasthan State Council organized a Learning Mission on Manufacturing Excellence to in Chennai on 7-8 June 2018, wherein the participants visited Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd and Hyundai Motor India Ltd. The objective was to provide opportunity to participants to learn and to understand the best manufacturing and quality practices in sync with our endeavour to promote learning through sharing.
The visit comprised presentation which highlighted the best practices followed by respective companies along with interaction with senior officials from the organizations. A plant visit was arranged which showcased the best manufacturing practices being implemented. The participants gained first-hand information and knowledge on best manufacturing practices; an insight into the practical aspects of implementing these practices across different sectors; in identifying the areas that have impact on the employees and ensure that corrective actions are initiated; and an opportunity to benchmark the doers in the mission.
A Ponnusamy, General Manager, Production, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles, making a presentation on Best Manufacturing Practice.