Family run SME Ktwo is the only UK manufacturer to offer a full range of both muck spreaders and trailers. Manufacturing quality agriculture machinery from sites in Aylesbury and Southampton, the business enlisted the help of the Manufacturing Technology Centre [MTC] to improve their operation management and team culture.
Ktwo's primary challenges were around the day-to-day running of the business, including:
Solutions needed to address operational deficiencies, including materials management, production planning, leadership culture and health and safety action support.
The MTC undertook a full strategic operational review to understand critical processes, key handover requirements, team communication and process times. This resulted in: