Synopsis 07: Mukand Ltd.
Mukand is one of the well-known names in steel manufacturing in India. Iron scrap is converted in to various grades of steel through electric arc furnaces in the company's works at Kalwe, near Mumbai, India.
To study productivity, safety and energy conservation of the Steel Melt Shop (SMS) of the company and present the needed improvements to the workmen as a case study so as to help improve them in good practices.
Here, instead of manufacturing costs, deviations in quality of the produce and its implications in market place were taken as basis and SMS practices of production, safety and energy conservation were linked to the same to arrive at actual changes required in working habits.
This became an effective customized training as appreciated by the
workmen and management both. That was simply because they could correlate their daily activities and gaps there-in to the final outcome in the market place. In fact multiple sessions were conducted to give exposure to all the relevant personnel.