Eliminate problems and bottlenecks, and increase the performance of your mine processes
We can help your team apply and learn Lean and 6 Sigma business improvement and design methods to significantly increase the performance of your processes.
Adopting Lean and 6 Sigma in your mine
We help you identify the critical issues where applying Lean and 6 Sigma will deliver most benefitSo you target your business improvement effort where it matters most
The issues are identified using a combination of your team's knowledge of your mine's processes, and our knowledge of effective Lean and 6 Sigma application.6 Sigma is a step-change improvement approach. We work with you and your team to pinpoint the issues in your mine that will benefit most from 6 Sigma, and consider how best to apply it to those issues.
We train your team in Lean and 6 Sigma thinking and toolsSo your team can start to make immediate and significant improvements to their processes
We work with your team to build the skills they need to dramatically improve their processes.We help your team understand how, when and where to use 6 Sigma to achieve step-change improvements to their processes. We also work with the team to consider different approaches to targeting and change, to help make the improvements an enduring part of 'the way we do things around here'.
We help your team apply Lean and 6 Sigma, until they are competentSo your processes achieve step-change improvements, and your team quickly becomes self-sufficient in applying Lean and 6 Sigma to deliver further improvements
We work with your team to apply Lean and 6 Sigma to quickly get the very best performance from your processes.We work with your team to build their capability and ensure that Lean and 6 Sigma is applied rigorously and effectively, and so will dramatically increase output and reduce cost in your mine. To find out more, simply contact us.
How could Lean and 6 Sigma help you?
- Dramatically improve the performance and consistency of your drill and blast processes to deliver $12,000,000 per annum benefit
- Increase crusher throughput by 150 tons per hour to gain an additional $8,000,000 benefit per annum
- Reduce variance in ore supply (between plan and actual) by 30%
- Reduce environmental haulage costs by $1,600,000