Lean Manufacturing Tag

Our Commitment to Recycling

30.08.2016 in News & Events

Sustainability At Transmet Corporation, we care about the planet. We are committed to recycling and the benefits it will bring future generations. For years we have sent the metal scrap material from our production process to be reclaimed and recycled. We have since added paper,…

Increasing Thermal Conductivity in Epoxies and Plastics

12.07.2016 in Transmet Blog

3 Advantages of Using Transmet Cast Aluminum Shot as a Thermally Conductive Filler: Increase thermal conductivity by as much as 450% Stronger bond with resins Excellent wet out   Cast Epoxy Tooling manufacturers’ main concerns are part quality and cycle time. Adding Transmet Cast Aluminum…

Transmet completes R&D Rapid Solidification Project

08.07.2014 in News & Events

Transmet Corporation is a manufacturer and supplier of rapidly solidified metal flakes, shot media and particles. These products are made by quenching molten metal at rates up to one million degrees Celsius per second. As R&D project for an outside company, Transmet rapidly solidified 100-lbs…

Top 3 Things Learned After 4 Months Of Lean

02.05.2014 in Transmet Blog

Transmet implemented a lean program based on ideas from the book ‘2 Second Lean’. Transmet wanted full involvement from employees as they have the best ideas on how to eliminate waste. A fun activity is our weekly “Walk and Talk”. (Our CEO refers to this…

Transmet Gets Lean

07.03.2014 in News & Events

Transmet Corporation added a 2 Second Lean program to our Ownership Thinking program. In February all employees participated in training to learn to identify and eliminate waste. The training was lead by Shaox Li an Industrial Engineer. Transmet’s Ownership Thinking program had already started employees…