In a video posted on the IBM Watson IoT for Automotive website, John Penoyer, group manager, tools, says, "In a 24-hour turnaround cycle
, we were able to close 200 defects.
This meant that any escalations points were dealt with on-the-spot, making the turnaround cycle
Like many squadrons, we were operating on a compressed deployment turnaround cycle
and could not afford to lose any CQ events.
Early signs are already showing that a four-yearly turnaround cycle
might be achievable." The team is currently evaluating the critical tasks for the main process units, including identification of any 'de-bottlenecking' projects that will enable longer run lengths between shutdowns.
The research reported in this article builds on the existing knowledge about business turnaround by profiling shifts in financial ratio measures over the three phases of the typical turnaround cycle
. By evaluating the magnitude and direction of changes in financial measures in each phase of a successful turnaround, this research introduces a straightforward phase model for the restoration of superior performance following a decline.
That 'merry-go-round' refers to the 4 - 15 week turnaround cycle
for reconditioning solid carbide tools.
Following a relatively short eight-month turnaround cycle
, she was underway again in February 1980.