LEAN IN EUROPE : VISIT 14 : ROLLS-ROYCE
The 14th Lean in Europe visit was to Rolls-Royce's Washington Manufacturing Facility in Tyne & Wear (UK) on 22 September 2017.
There were 25 participants from 17 countries.
The visit focused on its factory transformation journey from old to new covering:
- Method of manufacture transformation (High Pressure Disc Machining)
- Cultural and organisation development
- Lean approach
Some of the participants in the Lean in Europe visit to Rolls-Royce had taken part in the previous day's EU-Japan Lean Summit in Brussels.
Social media coverage of the visit
One of the participants reported on the visit on a LinkedIn post (see the thumbnail picture at the bottom of this page).