Lean Specialist Service Provider
ATC is an approved Lean Specialist Service Provider for Enterprise Ireland clients. Enterprise Ireland’s Lean Business Offer is designed to encourage clients to adopt lean business principles to increase competitiveness. The programme is based on 3 levels of intensity – LeanStart – LeanPlus -LeanTransform. For more details click here.
Enterprise Ireland maintains a directory of lean and specialist service providers interested in undertaking assignments under the Lean Business Offer. The directory holds a profile provided by each service provider on their expertise and experience with Lean projects. To search for a service provider click here.
ATC Lean Solutions, a division of ATC Group, provide solutions for lean environments, industry 4.0, AGVs, assembly line layouts, production logistics, workstation ergonomics, etc.
Our products are ergonomically designed to meet lean manufacturing and continuous improvement (kaizen) principles and help you to reduce waste, increase efficiency and improve space utilisation. Solutions include FIFO racks, point of use trolleys, height-adjustable workstations. These versatile, modular solutions for Lean Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 applications can be built from Flowtube integrating both steel and aluminium profiles, joints and components.
Solutions also include pick to light systems (guided operating systems) in partnership with Mitsubishi Electric Automation Inc. These systems help increase production efficiency, improve quality and accuracy (right first time) and assist with employee training.
In addition we offer visual management solutions including KPI boards, 5S floor markings and 6S signage.
Advanced Technical Concepts has more than 25 years’ experience in applying engineering solutions and supporting best in class manufacturers across all business sectors.
Our key focus is to help industries achieve continual improvement by running more lean; the aim is to achieve reduced waste and cost coupled with improved productivity, safety and quality. This is the heart of a lean manufacturing environment.
Advanced Technical concepts has provided expertise to help implement “Smart Factory Solutions”. We have worked with various integrators and end users to help implement and develop aspects of Industry 4.0 such as “Mitsubishi Guided Operating Systems” and Automatic Guided Vehicles.
Our mission is to build value for our people, company, customers and all our partners.
To see some of our case studies click here.
These lean solutions show how ATC can assist in the implementation of lean principles and lean methodology to your lean environment whether it be lean production, lean manufacturing or lean operations. Our lean modular system is ideal for process improvements or kaizen continuous improvement projects.
Benefits include greater space utilization, improved safety, improved ergonomics, more visual controls, greater traceability, inventory reduction and/or increased accuracy. Each case study identifies which of the 8 wastes of lean or as they are better known by their acronym – TIMWOODS (Transportation – Inventory – Motion – Waiting – Overproduction – Overprocessing – Defects – Skills) were impacted as well as improvement impacts.