production analysis board

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production analysis board

production analysis board  is a display that must be located at the exit of the cell (or the line),to show actual performance compared with planned performance on hourly basis.

A display—often a large whiteboard—located beside a process to show actual performance compared with planned performance.

The board in the illustration shows the performance of a process on an hourly basis with planned versus actual production. When production does not correspond to the plan, the problem is recorded and a cause is sought.