See lean excellence live at one of WM’s Factory Tours

If you would like the opportunity to experience first-hand what makes a best-in-class factory tick, there is no better way than visiting a site, meeting the manufacturing teams and viewing the processes live from top floor to cell level.

3M3M

WM readers have the opportunity to visit the 2014 BFA Health & Safety Award winner 3M on the 24th March.

3M, Newton Aycliffe – a factory which makes disposable and reusable respirators, scooped the Health & Safety award through its impressive commitment to establishing a safety-focused shopfloor culture.

Agenda*

10:00 Arrival & refreshment
10:15 Welcome by Works Management
10:30 Welcome video and overview presentation
11:00 Factory tour
12:30 Lunch
13:15 Safety Culture at 3M Aycliffe
14:00 Lean Management System at 3M Aycliffe
14:45 Questions
15:00 Close

Event Date:


Event Location: Newton Aycliffe
Individual Ticket Price: £350 per place excluding VAT
Bookings of 3 or more people: £315 per place excluding VAT

Limited to 10 places per visit

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Don't miss the chance to take this exclusive tour, book now by calling Julie Knox on 01322 221144 or email julie.knox@findlay.co.uk

This tour has now sold out. We are operating a waiting list for a new date to 3M, if you would like to be added to the list please email your contact details to julie.knox@findlay.co.uk

Coca-Cola EnterprisesCoca-Cola Enterprises

Coca-Cola was presented with the Best Household & General Products Plant award at the Best Factory Awards 2014.

Visit their Sidcup factory on the 21st April and get the inside knowledge into how they have blended state-of-the art kit, with cutting edge employee engagement to get production fizzing in the face of ever more challenging supermarket customers.

Agenda*

09:30-10:00 Arrival
10:00-10:45 Factory Presentation
10:45-12:45 Factory Tour
12:45-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:00 Q&A
14:00 Depart

Event Date:


Event Location: Sidcup, Kent
Individual Ticket Price: £350 per place excluding VAT
Bookings of 3 or more people: £315 per place excluding VAT

Limited to 10 places per visit

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Don't miss the chance to take this exclusive tour, book now by calling Julie Knox on 01322 221144 or email julie.knox@findlay.co.uk

City TechnologyCity Technology

WM is giving readers an exclusive opportunity to visit the 2014 BFA Factory of the Year, Best Electronics and Electrical Plant and Innovation Award winner City Technology.

Gas sensor manufacturer City Technology was crowned Britain's top factory after being recognised for its cutting edge products backed by a razor sharp focus on quality and a powerful commitment to its people. It was acquired by global industrial giant Honeywell in 2006, produces 1.6 million sensors annually. Central to its success is the Honeywell Operating System, a production control system geared precisely to customer requirements which boosts productivity and minimises stock.

Agenda*

09:15-09:30 Arrival and coffee
09:30-10:30 Introduction to City Technology
10:30-12:00 Factory Tour
12:00-12:30 Questions and Answer Session
12:30-13:00 Lunch and Depart

* Subject to confirmation

Event Dates:


Event Location: Portsmouth

Individual Ticket Price: £350 per place excluding VAT
Bookings of 3 or more people: £315 per place excluding VAT

Limited to 10 places per visit

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Don't miss the chance to take this exclusive tour, book now by calling Julie Knox on 01322 221144 or email julie.knox@findlay.co.uk

If you are interested in visiting one of Britain’s best factories, register your interest by contacting julie.knox@findlay.co.uk and we will send you details when we have them.

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