7 March 2014
Matheson Flight Extenders said it has launched a comprehensive continuous improvement program designed to save time, eliminate waste and enhance operational efficiency to better serve its customers and increase profitability.
To achieve incremental productivity gains, Matheson engaged a time-and-motion consultant to study its workflow processes. Recommendations included relocating equipment to reduce steps, and combining functions to streamline package-handling operations.
Established in 1972, Matheson Flight Extenders provides a comprehensive range of ground support and terminal handling services to its customers. MFE has secure on and off-airport operations in 18 major US hub cities, including Albuquerque, Anchorage, Billings, Boise, Cincinnati, Denver, Great Falls, Las Vegas, Louisville, Phoenix, Portland, Reno, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Spokane, Sioux Falls and Tucson.