7th National Kaizen Competition held at CICU Complex

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Ludhiana, January 8, 2016: 7th National Kaizen Competition was held at CICU Complex in the evening today, Kaizen have been proved to bring quantum benefits to the company and employees whilst simplifying processes, eliminating waste, saving costs and other intangible benefits. It is a fact that the best ideas are born from the exchange and sharing of knowledge and experience. 

Shri Upkar Singh Ahuja, General Secretary, CICU said that the objective of this Competition is to motivate for practicing KAIZEN & make it a way of life. This Event provided opportunity to understand the philosophies, listen to Companies who have successfully developed Kaizen as a culture and also provided competitive Arena to witness and share the best Kaizen implemented. 

Sh. S.B. Singh, Publicity Secretary CICU said that the response, to this Competition is overwhelming, both from participating teams and attending delegates, as well as Trade & Industrial bodies in the region that have been enthusiastic in their support. Experienced employees of 26 companies presented their Kaizens in front of more than 300 audiences.

Three member jury comprising eminent professional’s i.e. Sh. A.P. Sharma, General Mananger, Central Tool Room, Sh. G. Saravanan, Regional Director, Natuional Productivity Council, Chandigarh and Sh. Ankur Pathak, Assistant Director MSME DI, Ludhiana selected following Award Winning Teams on the basis of points under various categories.

Grand Awards

·         First Award

M/s Vardhman Spinning & General Mills Ltd, Chd Road, Ldh

Team No. 24

 

·         Second Award

M/s Rockman Industries Ltd , Ludhiana

Team No. 20

 

·         Third Award

M/s. Vardhman Yarns & Threads, Baddi

Team No. 23

 

Special Category Awards

Ø  Environment

 

M/s.  Farmparts Company, Focal Point, Ludhiana

Team No. 3

Ø  IT Improvement

M/s.  Farmparts Company, Focal Point, Ludhiana

Team No. 5

Ø  Automation

M/s. Moon Light Auto Pvt Ltd, Ludhiana

Team No. 12

Ø  Poka-Yoke

M/s. SKG Engineering Co.

Team No. 15

Ø  Poka-Yoke

M/s. Sokhi Steels Pvt Ltd

Team No. 19

Ø  Energy Saving

M/s. Hero Cycles Ltd, Ludhiana

Team No. 8

Ø  Energy Saving

M/s.  Farmparts Company, Focal Point, Ludhiana

Team No. 7

Ø  SMED

M/s. Eastmant Cast & Forge, Ludhiana

Team No. 1

Ø  Safety

M/s. Kay Jay Forgings Pvt Ltd, Ludhiana

Team No. 9

Ø  Cost Saving

M/s. Mehta Engineers Ludhiana

Team No. 11

Ø  Product Quality

Improvement

M/s. Rockman Industries ltd, Ludhiana

Team No. 21

Ø  Product uality Improvement

M/s.  Farmparts Company, Focal Point, Ludhiana

Team No. 4

This program was graced by Sh. Sachit Jain, JMD, Vardhman Textiles Ltd as Chief Guest, Sh. Vivek Vardhan, Technical Head, Tata Steels Ltd & Sh. Harshender Garg, Brand Manager, Tata Steelium, Ludhaina as Guests of Honors and presented awards to the winning Teams.

This Event was sponsored by Sangeeta Steel Corporation Ludhiana Authorized Distributor of TATA Steelium-CR Sheets and Coils. Sh. O.P. Bhatia & Sh. Sanjay Bhatia, Partners of Sangeeta Steel Corporation, Sh. V.R. Dahake, Scientist Incharge, Centre of Excellence for Farm Machinery, Sh. Jaswinder Singh Bhogal from Farm Parts Co. and Sh. Rajnish Ahuja, Sh. Jatinder Pal Singh, Sh. Sudarshan Gosain, Sh. Phuman Singh, Sh. Rajnish Bansal, Sh. Naveen Kumar and others participated in this program.

It was a packed program, deliberating on number of continuous improvement suggestions, which will be shared for implementation at all levels relevance to stakeholders engaged in Trade & Industrial activities.

Date: 
Friday, January 8, 2016