Following in the footsteps of its bestselling predecessor, Kevin J. Duggan, an executive mentor and recognized authority on Lean and Operational Excellence, draws on more than 10 years of experience a..
At the heart of Lean and Six Sigma is the same, unique business operating system: hoshin kanri. It is a method of strategic planning and a tool for managing complex projects, a quality operating syste..
SECTION 1 WHAT IS VALUE ENGINEERING? 1 SCOPE This section describes the concept of value engineering and its scope of application. 2 REFERENCES The following standards contain provisions which, throug..
1 SCOPE This standard (Part 1) provides an introduction to the objectives and concepts of production control. 2 REFERENCES The following standards contain provisions which, through reference in the te..
1 SCOPE This standard (Part 2) gives guidance on production programming and its relationship to corporate and business programmed and planning techniques such as master production schedules and capaci..
In today's highly competive markets, companies must favourably differentiate their products by continually developing, testing and adopting fresh ideas. This book describes how to plan new products in..
Originally designed to address safety concerns, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) is now used throughout the industry to prevent a wide range of process and product problems. Useful in both prod..