STUDENT’S NAME:RAJKAMAL CHAUHAN & KAJAL KIRAN TOPPO
Project Title: Enhancing Productivity by Reducing Lead time
Project Guide: Mr.B.Agrawal
Background: In a world where timeline is everything, on-time delivery becomes a critical component of each success story to meet the customer’s requirement. The Indian garment industry has a major problem for exports in the recent economical scenario. So the project work carried out in Kandhan Knits, was intended to analyse the lead time and try to find out where the waste exists so that it can be eliminated.
Objective:To be able to understand the delays and its causes and propose a system by which delays can be cushioned
Methodology:Finding the third kind of activities which is delaying the process in every department of the industry and eliminating those kinds of activities within the available resources.
Findings:Reducing lead time by 3.53 days in cutting and sewing section. Average time delay per style due to waiting for cut pieces is reduced by 192.5 mins.
Conclusion: Almost in every garment industry they are facing the problem of late deliveries of goods. By reducing lead time we save time in a particular order and can deliver the goods few days earlier which also saves inventory cost and all other overhead expenses.