Saving thru lean manufacturing

Volvo Trucks taps a variety of lean manufacturing tactics to help keep its truck production costs in check. Team Facilitator Keith Ousely at Volvo's New River Valley (NRV) plant provided visiting journalists with an overview of how new procedures crafted and instituted by his 14 member dashboard assembly group ended up accruing savings for the OEM - and eventually for customers - over time.

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