Best Practice Visit


Date: Tuesday 14th May 2019

Time: 10am – 1.00pm

Location: Bausch & Lomb 424/425, Cork Road Industrial Estate, Cork Rd, Waterford

Cost: Member cost €100 per person (to be donated to local charity)

Non- member cost ICBE members are given priority on Best Practice Visits. Non-members will be accommodated subject to availability with an administration fee of €195 plus €100 charity donation (chosen by the organisation).

Maximum number: 20 / 2 places per company


Arrive on site for registration and coffee at 9.45am SHARP

Start 10 am – 11 am Presentation on Overview, History & OpEx journey in Bausch & Lomb

11 am – 11.30am Transition to Automation – how a lens is made, terms used  – in preparation for Line tour.

11.30am – 12.30pm Tour to look at automation on a specific line.  See how metrics and daily accountability system link to automation, 5S

12.30pm – 13.00pm – Review, Q&A and Feedback

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