Barbil: The Kaizen team- Tech Army of Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL), Barbil has won Gold Award (Highest Category) at the International Convention on QC Circles-2019 (ICQCC) recently held in Tokyo, Japan.
The four-member team had presented a case study on ‘Low Cost Automation’ in mixer area of pellet plant to address the production loss due to feed delay. This was highly appreciated by the jury members.
Congratulating the team for the achievement, JSPL Barbil Unit Head Shri Suresha G said, “The team had really worked hard on the concept. I strongly believe this award will motivate other teams of JSPL to come up with new ideas in future”.
Organised by Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers (JUSE), the convention had witnessed above 2000 participation from 20 countries including Japan, UK, USA, Singapore, Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Mexico, Mauritius and Korea.
The theme of the convention was – Creating a brighter future through TQM and QC Circle activities. On industrial tour, the team visited Konika Minolta Supplies Manufacturing company situated in Marunouchi, Chiyoda, Tokyo.
The team had represented the country through Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI). ICQCC-2020 will be organised by Bangladesh Society for Total Quality Management (BSTQM).