A Lean Logistic Framework: Applications in the Wood Fiber Supply Process (Henry Quesada, Paula Fallas, and Brian Bond, Virginia Tech).
- Project Objectives:
- To map and determine lean metrics for the wood fiber supply chain processes from stumpage to log yards at selected processing sites.
- To implement value stream mapping (VSM) for the wood fiber supply chain including cost fulfillment, operational, and fulfillment-stream performance indicators.
- To disseminate the lean logistic framework to the industry related to the wood fiber supply chain.
- Status of Project summarized in this Presentation.