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Volume 3 | March 2022


Human-Centered. Solutions Driven.



Highlights 1st Quarter 

The Sandalwood Engineering & Ergonomics team loves sharing our knowledge and expertise.   Take a look to catch up on some highlights from the last three months.

Implementing Industry 4.0 in Manufacturing | February 2022

Sandalwood, along with our partners at Visual Decisions hosted an informative webinar called, “Implementing Industry 4.0 in Manufacturing.  We have implemented Industry 4.0 solutions at many different companies – large and small, and across many industries. In the webinar, our experts distilled what we’ve learned about driving operational and financial success across those many customers.

We covered topics like:

  • How to plan for success from the start
  • How to structure the project to minimize obstacles
  • Get quick wins to gain momentum
  • Driving adoption through process and cultural change
  • Building standard work to ensure lasting change


 The Human Element in Industry 4.0 | March 2022

In case you missed it, Sandalwood team members Bob Sloma, Jack Wang, and Rob Simmons discuss where humans fit in the story of Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation on ClubHouse.




The Tom Waters Award at the Applied Ergonomics Conference | March 2022


Sponsored by Liberty Mutual in recognition of the Best Manual Handling Presentation at the 2022 Applied Ergonomics Conference, congratulations to Allison Stephens, Chris Loma and Sandalwood Engineering & Ergonomics #injuryprevention team member Jack Wang for their Tom Waters Award win at #appliedergo2022.

Their presentation was titled “Evaluating the Lifting Fatigue Failure as an Ergonomic Assessment Tool in the Commercial Production of Turkey Eggs”.