chapter  10
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Cedar Works: Making the Transition to Lean

ByBill Costantino

I once ranted, "Look at the incredible waste in that operation. I can't believe they are still making money and earning a profit as inefficiently as they are running out here. The productivity is so poor. People are underutilized. There is plenty of "busy-ness" but so much of the activity is wasted. Amazing! They claim they are constrained on equipment at re-saw, yet it is often down and not cutting wood for one reason or another."