Navico's Maquiladora in Baja California
recveived the Silver-award in Lean Manufacturing for reaching level-3 maturity, while boosting productivity +42% per year, 1100% over seven years. Attaining this important milestone marks the successful completion of two transformation phases: Iron to Bronze and Bronze to Silver. It also marks the starting point for the next phase: the journey from Silver to Gold, maturing to level 4+ which is referred to as Operations Excellence or World-Class Manufacturing (WCM). To start your own Lean Journey, consider taking the Lean Audit self-assessment and reading about the Lean Transformation Program and formal Lean Certification Process.