GKN Sinter Metals, Hortolândia, Brazil


GKN Sinter Metals, Hortolândia, Brazil

Consulting project: Improving shop floor efficiency via training programmes

Introduction of a customer-specific train-the-trainer programme,
incl. evaluation of employees

Benefits for the customer

  • The project reached excellent results, improving shop floor people skills and standardising working procedures
  • The training was based on clear objectives and constant evaluation of measurable results, focusing on personal and professional development

Project duration
June 2004 – in progress

Chivilcoy (AR), Several plants (US), Kolsva (SE), Brunico (IT), Oberhausen (D), Lichfield (UK)

Radu Unanain
Managing Director
GKN Sinter Metals Ltda
Hortolândia, Brazil:

“Festo’s planning experience and dedication were fundamental for the success of the project.”