Chapter 12. Achieving Excellence in Production

  1. Florian Budde5,
  2. Gary A. Farha6,
  3. Heiner Frankemölle7,
  4. David F. Hoffmeister8 and
  5. Konstantin Krämer5
  1. Markus Aschauer1,
  2. Christophe Bédier1,
  3. Robert Berendes2,
  4. Jens Cuntze3,
  5. Heiner Frankemölle4 and
  6. Thomas Röthel4

Published Online: 8 OCT 2001

DOI: 10.1002/3527600310.ch12

Value Creation: Strategies for the Chemical Industry

Value Creation: Strategies for the Chemical Industry

How to Cite

Aschauer, M., Bédier, C., Berendes, R., Cuntze, J., Frankemölle, H. and Röthel, T. (2001) Achieving Excellence in Production, in Value Creation: Strategies for the Chemical Industry (eds F. Budde, G. A. Farha, H. Frankemölle, D. F. Hoffmeister and K. Krämer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527600310.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 5

    McKinsey & Company, Inc. Taunustor 2 D-60311 Frankfurt/Main Germany

  2. 6

    McKinsey & Company, Inc. 600 14th Street, N.W. Suite 300 Washington, D.C. 20005 USA

  3. 7

    McKinsey & Company, Inc. Magnusstrasse 11 D-50672 Cologne Germany

  4. 8

    McKinsey & Company, Inc. 600 Campus Drive Florham Park, N.J. 07932-1046 USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mc Kinsey & Company, Inc. Paris

  2. 2

    Mc Kinsey & Company, Inc. Munich

  3. 3

    Mc Kinsey & Company, Inc. Frankfurt/Main

  4. 4

    Mc Kinsey & Company, Inc. Cologne

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 OCT 2001
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527302512

Online ISBN: 9783527600311

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Keywords:

  • optimizing production costs;
  • operational change programs;
  • step changes;
  • continuous improvement

Summary

  • Levers for Optimizing Production Costs

  • Implementing Operational Change Programs in a Chemical Plant

    • High Aspirations

    • Step Changes

    • Continuous Improvement