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Lean filosofi – fem steg till ordning och reda på arbetsplatsen: Lean philosophy – five steps to get the workplace in order
Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Applied Physics and Electronics.
2014 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (university diploma), 5 credits / 7,5 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Part 1 of 2  ” Lean philosophy – five steps to get the workplace in order”

Part one deals with the theory of what Lean and 5S are.

Lean is a long-term approach that involves a quest to become the best on the market by increasing employee engagement, eliminate waste and focus on the right things.

5S is a method of order in a system. Businesses around the world are using these 5S which stands for sort, straighten, shine, standardize and sustain.


Part 2 of 2 ” Lean philosophy – five steps to get the workplace in order”

Part 2 deals with the practical about 5S and a short summery about the company Wibax AB where the degree thesis took place.

Wibax has a a project which involves using 5S in practice and create order in the in preparation lab and in the control room.

By finding a solution to this mess reduces the time that was previously spent on searching equipment. Instead of search, the workers can do the real work.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 14 p.
Keyword [sv]
5S, Lean
National Category
Engineering and Technology
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-91677OAI: diva2:737670
External cooperation
Wibax AB
Educational program
University Diploma Programme for Process Operators
Available from: 2014-08-19 Created: 2014-08-13 Last updated: 2014-08-19Bibliographically approved

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