Omni Associates, Inc. Launches the Supplier Excellence Alliance Lean Enterprise System
Irvine, Calif. -- Omni Associates, Inc., located in Haysville, Kansas, is launching the implementation of the Supplier Excellence Alliance (SEA) Lean Enterprise System.
The Lean Enterprise System (LES) is the continuous improvement system developed by aerospace, defense, and space suppliers. The LES helps suppliers build new capabilities that will enable them to better support the emerging needs of their customers. The LES also helps establish a culture where lean production principles and standard work are applied throughout the organization to ensure sustained improvements in delivery and quality while reducing lead times and cost.
Omni Associates, Inc., founded in 1994, is an aerospace engineering and manufacturer of electrical wiring assemblies, machined components, and electromechanical assemblies. The company also provides stocking and kitting to support OEM production demand. Omni's customer base includes Cessna Aircraft Company, Hawker Beechcraft, L3 Communications and Garmin International, among others. It occupies two facilities totaling 23,000 sq. ft. in the Wichita, Kansas area.
Omni's core competency is designing and manufacturing detail parts and assemblies to aerospace standards. It focuses on providing solutions on time and within budget. In addition to its current product offering, Omni provides build-to-print and reverse engineering services. Omni is ISO9001 and AS9100 certified.
John O'Neill, Omni President and CEO, notes, "Working with SEA to integrate the LES into Omni will allow our company to provide an even higher level of service to our customers as we meet the demands of our rapidly expanding customer base."
As a non-profit alliance of leading industry prime and tier-one contractors, and production suppliers, SEA's purpose is to accelerate supply chain performance, ensuring U. S. suppliers become more competitive, while helping the supply chain become more adaptive, agile and aligned. SEA member companies represented on its board of directors include BAE Systems, The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman Company, United Technologies, Parker Aerospace, Rockwell Collins, Cessna Aircraft Company, Honeywell, TW Metals, Bombardier, Hitco Carbon Composites, Firth Rixson, Dresser-Rand, Roberts Tool Company, Cristek Interconnects, Photo Etch Company, Smiths Aerospace and Bodycote Thermal Processing.
SEA partners and alliances include: Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG), California Council for Excellence, U.S. Mexico Chamber of Commerce, California Employment Training Panel, California Space Authority, UAW-Labor Employment and Training Corporation, CONNSTEP, Inc., Alliance for Manufacturing & Technology (AM&T), ASG Renaissance, and Net-Inspect.
To learn more about Omni Associates, visit their website at www.omniks.com.
To learn more about SEA visit the SEA website at www.seaonline.org.