In 2017, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati participated again in Yamaha Indonesia Manufacturing Motor’s Kaizen Contest. The preparation was started since PT. Sagateknindo Sejati won the 2016 Kaizen Contest. In February 2017, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati attended the Kaizen Contest Kick-Off Meeting in PT. Yamaha Indonesia Manufacturing Motor. There were 50 Yamaha suppliers attended this meeting.

In May 2017, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati submitted A3 report about the Kaizen idea that had been implemented and would be implemented. In this A3 report competition level, elimination system was applied. Only 15 suppliers could compete in the next round. PT. Sagateknindo Sejati passed this round and would continue to compete to the best 5. In September 2017, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati won this round and competed to best 3. In December 2017, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati won the competition for Best of the Best Kaizen in Technology Improvement.

PT. Sagateknindo Sejati succeeded to develop the first sorting machine that is equipped with a color camera in Indonesia. In April 2018, PT. Sagateknindo Sejati will represent all Yamaha Indonesia Manufacturing Motor’s suppliers to compete with Global Yamaha’s suppliers. This improvement is a concrete step for PT. Sagateknindo Sejati to compete in Global Market and to prepare themselves to become Industry 4.0 company.