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.

Our new 2015-2016 tour dates have now been released.

Siemens Logo Siemens Magnet Technology

Siemens Magnet Technology, Eynsham is BFA Factory of the Year 2015. Find out how the country's best manufacturing site is run and discover the secrets of lean working and people development that has won plaudits from top manufacturing movers and shakers. Sacred cows have been hunted to extinction in this corner of rural Oxfordshire and the results have been stunning – 99% on time delivery in full by vendors, 96% quality score as rated by customers and 97% uptime availability of key equipment to name just a few.

BFA 2015 – Factory of the Year, Best Engineering Plant and People & Skills Development Award.


10:00-10:30 Arrival and registration
10:30-11:00 Introduction to Siemens Magnet Technology
11:00-12:00 Our Continuous Lean Journey
12:00-12.30 Lunch & Networking
12:30-14:30 Smaller Group Factory Tours to include;

  • Factory Orientation - our product and process flow
  • Overview of our Lean Improvement Projects
  • Actual Lean Projects from our Cell Leaders
  • Aligning ‘everyone’ to our Business KPI’s

14:30-15:00 Questions, Feedback and Close

*Subject to change

Event Location: Eynsham, Oxfordshire
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 restricted and allocated on a first come, first served basis. Confirmation is subject to approval by host site.

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