OIM552 Lean Manufacturing Syllabus:

OIM552 Lean Manufacturing Syllabus – Anna University Regulation 2017

UNIT I Introduction To Lean Manufacturing

Conventional Manufacturing versus Lean Manufacturing – Principles of Lean Manufacturing – Basic elements of lean manufacturing – Introduction to LM Tools.

UNIT II Cellular Manufacturing, Jit, Tpm

Cellular Manufacturing – Types of Layout, Principles of Cell layout, Implementation. JIT – Principles of JIT and Implementation of Kanban. TPM – Pillars of TPM, Principles and implementation of TPM.

UNIT III Set Up Time Reduction, Tqm, 5S, Vsm

Set up time reduction – Definition, philosophies and reduction approaches. TQM – Principles and implementation. 5S Principles and implementation – Value stream mapping – Procedure and principles.

UNIT IV Six Sigma

Six Sigma – Definition, statistical considerations, variability reduction, design of experiments – Six Sigma implementation

UNIT V Case Studies

Various case studies of implementation of lean manufacturing at industries