Do you want better Performance & Results?
We believe that Continuous Improvement lies at the heart of sustained success for any organisation.
Do you want to build a culture of excellence?
We believe that people will deliver excellence in the right culture with the right support.
Do you want engaged employees to deliver improvement?
We believe that with appropriate training and coaching, teams will engage to make everyone’s time more productive and satisfying.
Our clients have delivered fantastic results
We aim to be your best guide to help you deliver improvement and strive for excellence.
Reduction of patient delivery leadtime
Health Equipment Provision
Jobs per annum capacity increase
Building Repair Organisation
Decrease in unnecessary inventory holding
Mechanical Parts Supplier
Improvement in turn-around time
Commercial Waste Organisation
Margin increase from product quality transformation
Reduction in customer queries for payments
Process improvements in construction planning process
Planning Consent Authority
Lag time in absence reporting - down from 4 days
Efficiency gain in bottle filling process
Reduction in freight cost
Oil & Gas Company
Reduction in tooling costs
Faster time to quote
Custom tubing business
Continuous Improvement - our area of expertise
Good for employee engagement, business performance and the economy as a whole
Lean & Six Sigma
The best approach to improving your processes and delivering better results.Learn more
Rapid Problem Solving
We drive focused workshops that give you fast results for the long term.Learn more
Training & Coaching In Continuous Improvement
We build the Continuous Improvement capability in your department, division, organisation.Learn more
We help you to devise and deliver Operational Excellence and Cultural Change initiativesLearn more
I continue to select Colin as our improvement partner
Brian McLennan, Operational Excellence, Sartorius Stedim
Colin Barr helped me transform our manufacturing operations
Derek McIntyre, Site Director, Vernacare
My first choice for Lean Six Sigma training
Lynne McConnell, CEO Central Pharma
Colin's style is very engaging, the feedback from our people has been fabulous
David O'Byrne, Global Operational Excellence, Argenta
Helped me achieve significant yield improvement and cost reductions
Leanne Bartholomew, Director of Operations, John McGavigan Ltd
Colin helped my team win two national Lean Six Sigma Awards
Graham Mirtle, Business Improvement, North Ayrshire Council
His "Change Leader" initiative became the cornerstone of our transformation journey
Alan Milby, Transformation Director, Babcock International
We're developing "The William Grant Way"; co-created by Colin Barr
Kenny Malone, Global Head of Continuous Improvement, William Grant & Sons
Our mission is to help people lead and deliver improvement and strive for excellence.
We train, coach, partner in all areas of Business and Operational Excellence. Our methods include Lean and Six Sigma and incorporate Cultural Change.
We will help you achieve higher performance levels, improve processes, reduce costs, eliminate unnecessary waste and solve particular problems.
We provide this service through a combination of training, coaching and consultancy.Find out more