We've not had any curly problems for months, that's due to the improvements we made in the storage of boardMick Walton, Cutting Operator
Curly board was a problem for Medica for many years. It affected printing, cutting and gluing lines causing downtime, slow running and waste.
Curly board in the past has been problematic; the feed could be stop-start.Tim Standing, Production Manager
The Growth Through Excellence team used Chartwell's best in class problem solving methodology to discover the root cause of the curly board problem:
The structured approach allowed the team to work methodically to understand and solve the previously described "impossible problem".
Curly board is now a distant memory for Medica. The Growth Through Excellence team has continued to monitor curly board but have not seen any issues.
With the implementation of the team's improvement idea feeding the board is now not an issue."Tim Standing, Production Manager