March 2009
Volume 07, Issue 10
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Shared Services Group

Leaner and greener

The measures of environmental performance at Boeing tell a compelling story of progress in process and product design, along with corresponding declines in energy use and waste. That story extends beyond what happens within Boeing and includes suppliers. As suppliers take a growing role in Boeing's environmental strategy, a team from Boeing Supplier Management is integrating activities that involve those companies.


Leaner and greener JIM ANDERSON/BOEING

A quicker journey

Nearly 1,000 Boeing employees travel on company business every day. Shared Services' Travel & Expense Services team has applied Lean+ principles and tools to improve its processes—and ultimately to save employees time, reduce travel costs and improve compliance.


A quicker journey RICHARD RAU/BOEING