ST Powder Coatings is being pursuing Lean philosophy since many years, with a view to continuously improving its processes and the entire organization. In particular, the company aims to create a corporate culture for understand and share business objectives and coordinate the human resources involved in the various business processes.
With this in mind, the training project, funded by the European Social Fund in synergy with the European Regional Development Fund, aimed to develope the knowledge and methodologies that the Lean approach suggests. During the first phase of the classroom, the course touched on topics such as Lean Management, Lean Production, Lean Office and Lean Enterprise. In the second phase, a training activity was carried out in the company to deepen the aspects related to the definition of operating standards and the construction of a working group, in order to actively involve human resources in the company and to direct the different working groups towards the strategic direction that ST Powder Coatings SpA intends to pursue.
Very satisfied the participants, about a fortnight coming from the various company areas, both the teachers; as proof of this, they decided to set up a continuous improvement team with the aim of giving practical follow-up to the concepts received.