Yamazumi / Line Balancing
Yamazumi is a powerful way of eliminating waiting time and to increase visualization. It helps you in detecting the individual cycle times of operators and identifies inefficiency. It is the foundation of changing work content and rearranging stations. Most kaizen workshops are supported by a Yamazumi chart.
Why do you have to work with the Yamazumi?
Line Balancing Example
Fluctuating Customer Demand