About the course
This course is the first of its kind to focus exclusively on Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul organizations. Participants will learn how to eliminate waste, improve quality, create flow, and enhance responsiveness to customer needs by applying lean principles plus the Theory of Constraints. The course specifically addresses the low volume, high variation of the MRO environment.
- Improve customer lead times and product quality while reducing inventory, floor space and labor.
- Learn to use existing resources to provide better customer value and grow your market.
- Understand how to meet growth in demand by eliminating waste and how to work with uncertainty in work scope and material requirements
- Participate in hands-on simulations that illustrate the principles specific to MRO.
Melissa R. Bowers, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and the Beaman Professor of Business in the Haslam College of Business at University of Tennessee Knoxville where she is the Director of the Master’s Program in Business Analytics. Her teaching and research interests include Production Planning ...
Kenneth Gilbert, a Professor and Program Chairman, holds a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Berea College, an M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Tennessee, and a Ph.D. in Management Science from the University of Tennessee. Gilbert has published articles in numerous journals, including Ma...
Mandyam Srinivasan joined the faculty in 1992. His current research interests are in performance modeling and evaluation of manufacturing systems. His teaching interests include performance evaluation, lean production systems design and operation, and supply chain management. Mandyam M. Srinivas...
Operations and Business improvement professional, respected leader, mentor, and trainer with a proven record of accomplishments. As an operations manager, improvements resulting in increased productivity, lower cost, and increased revenues. Achieved Six Sigma Master Black Belt certification. Subj...
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