Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

June 2013    |    Volume: 45    |    Number: 6

The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers

My Account    |     Create Login

Building a world-class machine

Triangulation helps air logistics complex streamline aircraft modifications

By Satya S. Chakravorty

The vision of Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex is to perform exceptionally and be recognized as a world-class machine. Among its many functions, the Geor­gia-based operation performs modifications on the Boeing C-17 Globemaster aircraft. Specifically, the vision articulates the continuous push to reach “true north” (perfection) by setting aggressive targets for quality, cost, safety and delivery improvements.

You must be an IIE member to have full access to this content.  Please log in at the top right corner of this Web page.

IIE members visiting this site for the first time must register.  As part of this process you will create a user name and password. This is a one-time process that requires your member number.

If you are not a member, join IIE now and begin enjoying benefits immediately, including full access to Industrial Engineer magazine.