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July 2017

CAP_GRST_20170717_01 Full steam at Caparo Merchant Bar

Our consultant Geraint Williams is working with Caparo Merchant Bar (soon to be Liberty Merchant Bar) on their Green Steel vision helping them improve the Scunthorpe site.

Caparo Merchant Bar is Britain’s largest producer of merchant bar and it’s Lincolnshire facilities has two rolling mills producing steel bars and light sections for the construction, energy, infrastructure, oil & gas, shipbuilding and transport industries.

 

 

SWWBRX20170518_022 Helping Thermo Fisher Scientific transforming lives

We started implementing at Thermo Fisher Scientific our IMPACT Masterclass™ #Lean RCM programme. Our IMPACT Masterclass™ is a 15-day process improvement programme delivering a tangible improvement in productivity by engaging and empowering cross functional teams of people to make improvements directly within their day to day roles it creates belief, ownership and above all, sustainability.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is a global life sciences company that believes in the power of science to transform lives

 

June 2017

 

EMS Cognito IMPACT Masterclasse™ Lean RCMAnother IMPACT Masterclass™ Lean RCM programme has started

Today, in Plymouth learning and seeing how Lean Manufacturing techniques and best practice reliability from the aircraft industry will generate more efficient water treatment facilities. IMPACT Masterclass™ Lean RCM programme has started.

 

 

 

 

 

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Another IMPACT Masterclass™ Lean RCM programme delivered with success

A great day with our colleagues and customers at South West Water celebrating their achievements in improving quality and efficiency through the IMPACT Masterclass™ Lean RCM programme.

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Lean RCM Training Workshop

Join us on our 3 day Lean RCM Toolkit. Our next workshop is taking place on:

12 – 14 June

Location: Leeds tbc

For enquiries and booking email <info@emscognito.co.uk>

or call us on 0117 941 5373 

More information on this event …

May 2017

 

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EMS Cognito is proud to be working with PPG at their Birstall site;  Europe’s largest manufacturing facility for Decorative Coatings.

 

 

 

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EMS Cognito is proud to be working with DEVRO, one of the world’s leading suppliers of collagen casings for food use. We are helping them further improve their capability in manufacturing and engineering.

 

April 2017

 

lean-rcm-feb-workshop-smallIntroduction to Lean RCM Training Workshop

Join us on our 3 day Lean RCM Toolkit. Our next workshop is taking place on:

10 – 12 April

Wakefield, West Yorkshire

For enquiries and booking email <info@emscognito.co.uk>

or call us on 0117 941 5373 

More information on this event …

 

 

 

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INDUSTRIELYON Exhibition 4 – 7 April 2017

EMS Cognito will be present during the INDUSTRIELYON fair, which will take place at EUREXPO in Lyon from 4 to 7 April 2017. Come and meet us on our stand, we will be able to explain benefits of LeanRCM and how it can benefit your business.

Invitation on request by email <info@emscognito.co.uk> or by phone 0117 941 5373

 

March 2017

 

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EMS Cognito is proud to be working with Cepac, the UK’s leading independent corrugated packaging supplier. Through our Lean RCM methodologies we are helping them further improve their capabilities in manufacturing.

 

 

February 2017

 

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EMS Cognito are proud to continue their relationship with South West Water with the planned introduction of Lean RCM in both Waste Water Services and Drinking Water Services.

The delivery of the programme will develop capability with in the South West Water Site Teams to recognise and deliver improvement while making an impact on business targets.

 

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Introduction to Lean RCM Training Workshop

Join us on our 3 day Lean RCM Toolkit. Our next workshop is taking place on:

8 – 10 February

Wakefield, West Yorkshire

For enquiries and booking email <info@emscognito.co.uk>

or call us on 0117 941 5373 

More information on this event …

 

 

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Changing Daily Behaviours and Actions – The Foundation of a Successful Lean Programme
Following the successful Culture Change clinic organised by CeeD last December, Richard Kelly has been invited to present at the 2nd event taking place in Inverness on 3 February 2017.

More information on this event and how to book…

 

 

December 2016

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We are very proud of Team Lean RCM of Viridor for winning this years’ Maintenance Team Award at Champions Awards organised by Works Management Group.  It’s been a great pleasure to be part of their journey in supporting the team through difficult times and transformation. Well done Team on the hard work and great achievement.

Click here to read the whole article from Works Management Manufacturing Champions

 

 

 

 

ceed_jpgChanging Daily Behaviours and Actions – The Foundation of a Successful Lean Programme
Richard Kelly has been invited to present at CeeD clinic where he will be talking about Culture Change. The event is taking place in Edinburgh on 1 December 2016.

More information on this event …

 

 

November 2016

mms-logoManufacturing Management Show 23 – 24 November 2016

Richard Kelly has been invited to lead the workshop in “World Class Reliability through changing people” at Manufacturing Management Show in Coventry. The workshop will take place on Thursday, 24 November at 10:15 – 10:55

This presentation will challenge existing thinking and approaches towards reliability and asset management.

More information on this event …

 

 

October 2016

viridorViridor has been shortlisted for Manufacturing Champions Award

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September 2016

Bringing soengie1mething new and innovative to the world of Facilities Management

EMS Cognito is proud to be working with Engie, one of the leading world-wide providers of Facilities Management (FM) services. The Impact™ Lean RCM Masterclass programme taking place at their hi-tech customer site (CA Technologies at Slough) will introduce Lean and Reliability best-practices commonly found in manufacturing, but new and innovative in the FM sector.  By leading the field in the adoption of Lean techniques, Engie will demonstrate their desire to be the FM provider of choice, offering enhanced value, availability and service to their customers.

If you are interested in further details of FM applications please contact:
Geraint.Williams (at) emscognito.co.uk

 

 

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In September, EMS Cognito commences the delivery of a continuous improvement programme at the Safe Metal, site in Feurs, France. This Impact™ Lean RCM Masterclass programme follows close on the heels of the programme taking place at the sister site in Cauhtemoc, Mexico. Richard Kelly, MD commented: “we are proud to be working with the Safe Metal group in two distinct regions of their operation to assist them on their journey to achieving a group standard for best practice manufacturing across their sites”

 

 

 

viridor-landscape-green-jpegEMS Cognito are proud to continue their relationship with Viridor. Following the success in Greater Manchester we start work this month in the South introducing Lean RCM into the busiest MRF facility in the UK. While continuing to keep the pace in the North with the start of a new Lean RCM programme at their plastics recycling plant.

Read more on our success story …

 

 

August 2016

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EMS Cognito announces a working-partnership with Global English in Chihuahua, Mexico.
Global English will act as a local, Spanish speaking agent and will assist EMS Cognito with the delivery of its Impact™ Masterclass programmes initially in this region of the country.

 

 

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Parlez-vous Francais?

With a growing customer base in France, EMS Cognito is pleased to announce a new member in its team to work closely with customers in this region. Estelle Chaume joined us as marketing assistant for the French region having previously worked in management roles for such organisations as Airbus, C&A, McDonald’s. Estelle’s role will be to assist in identifying new French-speaking customers and supporting existing French-speaking customers maximise the benefits of their continuous improvement programmes with EMS Cognito.

 

 

Du fait de l’augmentation significative de clients actuels en France, EMS Cognito a le plaisir de vous présenter un nouveau membre de son équipe qui travaillera de près avec notre clientèle française.

Estelle Chaume, de formation Master II Management, a rejoint notre équipe en temps qu’Assistante Marketing pour la France, et a  précédemment travaillé dans des fonctions managériales pour les sociétés  Airbus, C&A, et Mc Donald’s. Le rôle d’Estelle sera d’aider a identifier de nouveaux clients sur le marché français et d’apporter un soutien aux clients actuels afin de maximiser les avantages de leur programme d’amélioration continue avec EMS Cognito.

 

June 2016

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45% Improvement is the Icing on the Cake

EMS Cognito is pleased to be working with Lightbody of Hamilton part of Finsbury Food group, supporting the development of a culture of continuous improvement. Having seen improvements of 45% in change-over times delivered through the first Impact™ Process Improvement Masterclass, Lucy Wills, Site Director, commented “This is a total step change for the business – I have not seen anything like this here before.”

Read more on our success story …

 

 

montupetMontupet has long been recognised as an industry leader in the manufacture of complex cast aluminium components for the automotive industry worldwide. EMS Cognito is continuing to streamline their processes through Impact™Masterclass by introducing new and innovative processes, simplifying routine operational practices and consequently reducing on-site operational costs.

Read more on our success story …


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