5S System Workshop

Hosted by CAIC member, ArcelorMittal, and co-sponsored by CAIC, the Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC) conducted a "5S System Workshop". The presentation was led by IMEC Technical Specialist Shankar Anant who has over 20 years of international manufacturing experience. Mr. Anant's presentation provided an in-depth overview of the 5S System (Sort, Set-in-Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain). Benefits of the 5S system include improved overall quality, work standardization, decreased change over time and improved safety.