The YTS AB model stands for:
•Define – During this initial
phase, we clearly identify the specific metal finishing issue your company
faces and create a project charter that serves as a road map for reaching the
•Measure – This step helps to
establish a baseline that is used to identify the gap between current and
•Analyze – During the analysis
phase, a list of potential causes of the problem are identified. A process of
elimination is then used to hone in on the specific cause.
•Implement – Once the cause of the
problem is identified, the next step is to identify and test a host of
solutions. When the most effective solution has been identified, a detailed
plan is then developed for implementation.
•Control – This phase involves
monitoring the implemented solution over a period of time to assess its
effectiveness and long-term stability.