Removing unnecessary tools, supplies, and equipment to increase the available work area and storage
Organizing tools, supplies, and workstations in a manner that will improve efficiency and make it
easier to move from one task to the next
Cleaning the workplace to make it easier to spot leaks, material buildup (metal shavings and
dust), and other signs that equipment may not be working properly
Applying consistent improvements from Sort and Set in Order throughout the workplace
Continuing to review and improve workflow by practicing each step in 5S (from Sort to Sustain)
on a daily basis.