Site Tour - Lithgow Arms - Thales

Site Tour - Lithgow Arms - Thales

SIRF Roundtables presents
Operational Excellence Roundtable
Site Tour

Lithgow Arms - Thales

  

Since 1912, Lithgow has proudly supported Australia’s soldiers on battlefields around the world. From Gallipoli, Fromelles and Pozières to North Africa, Borneo and Kokoda, and from Korea, Malaya and Vietnam to East Timor, Iraq and Afghanistan, Australian troops have carried weapons made in Lithgow.

Originally conceived as a factory to make and support weapons created elsewhere, over recent years Lithgow has evolved into a true small arms designer and manufacturer.

The Lithgow Arms team includes local experts plus people with international experience from some of the world’s most renowned arms manufacturers, as well as former military personnel.

 Thales have been on their lean journey for seven years and have made significant improvements along the way. Their innovative approach has resulted in a sustained culture change and significant payback for the site. Bruce Hutton, the Manufacturing Operations Manager will present on their lean journey followed by a site tour/Gemba walk.  

Come and hear about their journey and how well this has been implemented into their manufacturing process.

This event is ideal for:
When: 2 May 2018
Host: Lithgow Arms - Thales
Location: Lithgow
Time: 8:30am start, concluding at 11am
RSVP: 20 April 2018
Investment: This event is included in SIRF Roundtable membership
PPE: To be advised
Parking: To be advised
For further assistance please don't hesitate to contact:
Samantha Jeffrey 0438 058 823
Les Wingham 0401 066 344






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