This year’s 3rd KDT KAIZEN Awarding Ceremony was held successfully and the General Presentation of the Top Three (3) Winning Entries were shown to all KDT members on November 14, 2018!
Each entries were limited to only 15 minutes per presentation followed by a 15-minute Q & A portion. Below are the following winning themes or entries:
1st Prize: Hopper and Roof Calculation (by Cement Group), Presentors: Mike Palmones, Laarni Tumamao, Joshua Lina
2nd Prize: Update of BOM Excel File and Integration in AutoCAD (by Mill Group), Presentors: Abel Onod, Mae Labendia, Resty Ducusin
3rd Prize:KDT BOM Development (Tunneling Equipment Group), Presentors: Joel Cantara, Ysay Cordova, Gladys Garcia, Ely Parra
Finalists (in no particular order, Final Presentation proper):
All entries had been judged based on the following criterion:
All KDT members are encouraged to have a continuous effort to improve the work quality and efficiency in their working environment. Also, KAIZEN ideas should have the following goals:
This year’s General Management (GM) Team as headed by KDT President, Ogiso-san; KDT Eng’g. Director, Nogomi-san; Sr. Manager, Mr. Toni Laureano; Engineering Managers, Mr. Conrado Benitez and Mr. Erwin Tan… their able support and wisdom was able to contribute to this year’s KAIZEN activity and have come into fruition. Over-all KAIZEN facilitator is Mr. Ernesto Veloso.