Greenheck uses “pit stop” Kaizen events and other key tools to encourage and implement continuous-improvement projects.
By Michelle Segrest, Reporting for Maintenance Technology Magazine
It’s not difficult to spot the shiny, steel, domed rooftop units that keep the air moving in industrial, commercial, and residential buildings. These are a core product of Greenheck Fan Corp. Becoming a market-share leader for air-movement components hasn’t happened by accident for the Schofield, WI-based corporation. Through strategic and progressive capital investments in equipment, technology, and people, the company has thrived by living on the cutting edge. “We actually live on the bleeding edge of technology,” said Greenheck’s maintenance-technology supervisor Paul Smith.