Here are the details of the 26 separate visits attended by 603 participants during the first wave of "Lean in Europe" activities (2013-2019). For more information on a specific visit please click on the relevant link.

For details of future visits and a general introduction to the activity please see the main Lean in Europe webpage.

 

Previous visits

Country

Dates

Participants

Video

Report

Visit #27 PakMarkas Lithuania 29 & 30 September 2022 16 Click here
             
Visits organised during the first series of Lean in Europe activities

Visit #26

BMW Group Plant Berlin

Germany

10 December 2019

32

 

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Visit #25

Pneu Laurent / SKF Slewing Bearings (double visit)

France

27 & 28 November 2019

15

 

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Visit #24

Applus+ IDIADA

Spain

18 & 19 November 2019

14

 

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Visit #23

Škoda Lean Center / LEGO Production s.r.o. (double visit)

Czech Republic

16 & 17 July 2019

27

 

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Visit #22

Amorim & Irmãos

Portugal

13 & 14 March 2019

10

 

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Visit #21

Toyota's Deeside Engine Plant

UK

04 & 05 December 2018

22

 

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Visit #20

GKN Driveline Zumaia

Spain

12 & 13 November 2018

16

 

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Visit #19

TRUMPF

Germany

25 May 2018

27

 

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Visit #18

Rosderra Irish Meats

Ireland

24 May 2018

17

 

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Visit #17

Schaeffler AG

Austria

26 & 27 March 2018

27

 

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Visit #16

Phonovation / Topflight Travel Group (double visit)

Ireland

04 & 05 December 2017

27

 

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Visit #15

HansaMatrix

Latvia

13 & 14 November 2017

28

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Visit #14

Rolls-Royce

UK

22 & 23 September 2017

25

 

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Visit #13

Rational AG

Germany

22 & 23 May 2017

29

 

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Visit #12

Thyssenkrupp Norte

Spain

27 & 28 March 2017

38

 

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Visit #11

Odelo

Slovenia

05 & 06 December 2016

38

 

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Visit #10

Maserati

Italy

22 & 23 September 2016

27

 

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Visit #09

Rottapharm Meda

Ireland

09 & 10 March 2016

21

 

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Visit #08

Mondelēz International

Poland

17 & 18 February 2016

13

 

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Visit #07

DHL Supply Chain

Netherlands

25 & 26 November 2015

17

 

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Visit #06

EPCOS OHG - a Group Company of TDK-EPC Corporation

Austria

16 & 17 April 2015

20

 

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Visit #05

Danfoss Sp. z.o.o.

Poland

23 & 24 October 2014

27

 

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Visit #04

Audi Brussels

Belgium

09 May 2014

24

 

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Visit #03

Bosch Thermotechnology GmbH

Germany

26 & 27 March 2014

23

 

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Visit #02

Kostwein Maschinenbau GmbH

Austria

19 & 20 February 2014

14

 

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Visit #01

LEGO Systems A/S

Denmark

14 & 15 November 2013

25

 

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Visits indefinitely postponed when Lean in Europe was suspended during the Covid crisis
No visit Ski Beat (postponed due to Coronavirus situation) France 20 & 21 April 2020 n/a   Event postponed
No visit Tetra Pak (postponed due to Coronavirus situation) Sweden 11 & 12 March 2020 n/a   Event postponed

 

 

 

 

 

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