Cross-training Empowers General Cable's Team

Minter, Steve
March 2012
Material Handling & Logistics;Mar2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p47
The article focuses on the cross-training that empowers the team of General Cable Corp. in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Plant manager Paul Furtado says that the key to success are the employees not the man in a corner of an office. It states that the focus of Fortado is on the employees and on an operator-led process control environment where employees own and manage the production process. Moreover, Lawrenceburg facility yields two basic product lines such as Telecom cables and General Cable.


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