Recent winters caused business disruptions in the Puget Sound area. Windstorms crippled both residences and businesses for weeks during 2006. Interstate-5 was closed due to flooding in 2007 and record snow knocked out commerce in 2008. The Seattle "Snow-mageddon" is a current example of a business disruption. Maybe your business made it through but maybe next time it won’t! What about the runoff this spring?
PDCA has saved millions of dollars providing process improvement, primarily, to the commercial transportation, trucking and logistics industry. From basic to expanded engineering services, PDCA has formulated and implemented strategic and tactical plans in Fortune 100, Internet startup and entrepreneurial companies, among others. As a result productivity, profit, capacity, quality and the customer experience improves, while costs drop.
"Pete's application of Industrial Engineering's statistical analysis to our University of Washington Loading Dock study resulted in real world truck queuing estimates that gave confidence to the University for the design their new truck dock space in the Health Sciences Campus."