Best practice study tour to KZN2-3 August 2017
This tour provided an excellent opportunity to learn from some exceptional firms in both the automotive and clothing sectors. The tour comprised three firm visits over two days, including a mix of workshops, presentations and factory walkthroughs.
Firm visits included:
Hesto Harnesses (Stanger)
Hesto Harnesses is a labour-intensive automotive parts supplier and a prime example of world class manufacturing.
Gelvenor Textiles (Hammarsdale)
Gelvenor Textiles has embraced change and shown outstanding innovation in process improvements in recent years.
Sentinel Workwear (Hammarsdale)
TAKT time workshop and tour of Sentinel Workwear facilitated by Jan Visagie. TAKT time is a methodology used to optimise the flow of production lines in keeping with customer demand.