Agile Manufacturing Automotive Industry
Automotive Applications of MODAPTS®
Measuring work in today’s world requires production flow analysis. MODAPTS® is often used in high product-mix jobs to supply various work measurement techniques that help automotive manufacturers achieve the most efficient operations.
The EPG Basic MODAPTS® Practitioner Certification Training course describes how to measure work and improve production flow in any assembly operation facility.
- Goodwill Industries International
- National Easter Seals Society
- The American Congress of Community Support and Employment Services
- The Arc of the United States
- United Cerebral Palsy
- International Association of Jewish Vocational Services
Source America accomplishes its goal by securing federal contracts through the AbilityOne Program. More than 500 participating organizations employ these individuals and provide quality goods and services to the federal government. Accurately measured worker productivity is a primary concern for these contracts. Using the MODAPTS® work measurement system, the EPG can assist with Basic MODAPTS training and certification, technical assistance, and process/productivity improvement.
The 57 modules included in MODSEW® represent the bulk of all activity performed while sewing, such as picking up plies, folding in preparation to sew, aligning, straightening, cutting, setting aside garments, bundle handling, and more. A special Sewing Module calculates machine time based on the length of the sew burst, machine RPM, acceleration/deceleration, etc. The Sewing Module also calculates thread consumption based on the Union Special thread consumption calculations. MODSEW® modules provide time values for approximately 87% of all motion patterns found in the sewn-products industry.
MODSEW® is owned and distributed by Byte Software, LLC of Mauldin, South Carolina. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.