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  • Defense

The passive sonar array on the Seawolf submarine relies on a polymer extrusion to keep the sonar system air-tight--but the extrusion wasn't adhering to the polymer on the cable assemblies....

  • Manufacturing

One of the world's largest producers of packaging solutions, Graphic Packaging decided to deploy Lean techniques throughout its organization to improve operations. Working with BMGI, Graphic...

  • Industrial

Turkish industrial conglomerate, Borusan Holdings, needed to train improvement practitioners in a more efficient, cost-effective and standardized way. So it asked BMGI to lead the development of a...

  • Healthcare

Charleston Area Medical Center (CAMC) is West Virginia's largest provider of its kind, with three emergency locations that were all struggling to become more efficient. After forming an...

  • Financial Services

The Private Banking division of a major financial institution was experiencing a 40-percent error rate in its mortgage-related contract closures and processing documentation, leading to rework and...

  • Manufacturing

A laminates company was experiencing a large increase in the number of epoxy spots left on the finished product after the manufacturing process—so it turned to Six Sigma problem solving....

  • Biotech

A biotech company manufactures amino acids and other solutions for delivery to pharmaceutical companies, which uses these inputs in larger drug-manufacturing operations. The problem for this...

  • Financial Services

The Private Banking division of a major European financial institution recognized the risks inherent in doing business when it came to the outflow of confidential client data. A project was...

  • Manufacturing

A steel mill that manufactured coiled sheets of stainless steel wanted to be flexible in delivering different coil widths to different customers. At the same time, the mill didn’t want to...

  • Aerospace

The complexity of the Space Station – and its associated technical challenges – drew TRIZ into the problem-solving mix. In many cases, typical “compromise” solutions would...