Ford Motor Company—Kentucky Truck Plant Program Management

Louisville, Kentucky

The Super Duty P356 is a product program change that was timed for the 2007 model year. The product changes required assembly process changes in the Body Construction, Paint and Final Assembly departments. The plans required tooling, equipment, facility, building, building infrastructure, IT system infrastructure, and material flow installations, modifications, and alternations to prepare for the Kentucky Truck Plant production of Best-In-Class quality vehicles.

The project scope included:

  • Construction and installation
  • Cost control and budget monitoring
  • Program project procedures
  • Change control and tracking
  • Validation of program assumptions
  • Program master schedule
  • Engineering and design
  • Process layout drawing control
  • Start-up and turnover