DFC Diesel Inc.
As a result of BDC’s support, our operational efficiency efforts were able to get all of our staff working together with a common goal.
About the company
Re-manufacturing company specialized in Dodge, Ford and Chevy late-model diesel engines
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
After undergoing a BDC assessment to get a complete picture of its overall operational performance, the company needed to focus its efforts on supervisor training, workplace organization and performance dashboards in order to create a culture of continuous improvement.
BDC’s operational efficiency experts delivered training on efficient supervision and workplace organization in the machining area. As well, the company determined key performance indicators, established a process for tracking them and implemented performance dashboards.
- Increased production capacity through operational efficiency projects
- Achieved better workplace organization through 5S methodology
- Paved the way to a culture of continuous improvement
- Outperformed the industry in terms of growth
increase in production capacity
growth in an economy where similar businesses saw 35% decrease