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Cummins is a world leader in the design and manufacture of engines and power generation equipment, including PowerCommand standby and prime power systems. The site also provides single-source warranty, planned maintenance, and round-the-clock emergency service 24 hours a day, seven days a week including back-up power rental through our network of distributors.

There are five operating segments:

  • Engine
  • Power Systems
  • Components
  • Distribution
  • Electrified Power

At Daventry, the plant manufactures automotive engines used in heavy and medium trucks, bus and off highway vehicles. The site also manufactures light duty automotive. More recently the site has also begun manufacture of the power generation systems (Gensets) which are used in a variety of environments including rail, mining, oil and gas and commercial marine.

Manufacturing processes on site include: Machining of blocks, Assembly build, Sub-assembly, Paint, Final Test.

On the factory tour you will see clear evidence of:

– Continuous product flow (Moving Flow Line)
– Strong Visual Management
– Problem Solving Boards and CAPA Processes
– Five S / Shadow Boards
– Standard Work / SOP’s
– Suggestion scheme
– Planned Maintenance
– Kanban stock control
– Variable takt management

To Book
Phone: +44 (0) 2392 468978

£345 + VAT per person
10% discount for bookings of 4 or more

DAY 1 & 2  (8:30am – 17:00pm): Ricoh UK, Priorslee, Telford TF2 9NS

Ricoh manufactures and sells a range of digital printers on six continents.

They design and build Digital printers and provide expert consultation. Thousands of businesses around the world rely on Ricoh’s quality laser print technology and outstanding reliability to facilitate smart, efficient and sustainable business workflows.

Organisations who have adopted the Shingo principles, have seen an increased level of success in areas such as Costs (increased revenue, reduced inventory, reduced lead times etc), Safety & Quality ( zero lost time for accidents, reduction in scrap, defects and non-conformance), On Time in Full & New Product Introduction (increases in OTIF by as much as 95%  & NPI up to 100%).

More benefits of implementing Shingo can be found in our Shingo section.

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What have attendee’s thought of the Shingo Discover Excellence Workshop?

Attendee’s of our Shingo workshops have rated them very highly, with 98% having no hesitation in recommending them to colleagues.

  • 100% of all attendees rate our delivery as ‘Accomplished’.
  • 33% rate our delivery as Outstanding
  • 98% would recommend this course to a colleague

“Very good, enjoyed the course, looking forward to working on this in the future.”

“Very beneficial, thank you! Filled a gap in my understanding.”

“Challenging and excellent workshop, food for thought.”

A sample of companies who have attended the workshops:


Some of our Shingo Discover Excellence clients