Estes is committed to producing better, more cost-effective products. Below are examples of the steps Estes has taken to focus on lean initiatives:

    • Contracted a company, Ro12 Enterprises, to create a strategy focused on lean initiatives and cellular manufacturing
    • Provide ongoing training to over 40 employees focused on waste versus value-added activities in our manufacturing processes
    • Host Kaizen events on a recurring basis to drive continuous improvement
    • Redesigning manufacturing layouts and processes toward lean manufacturing principles