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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002434
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
...Abstract Abstract This article describes how design can unfavorably affect product quality. It provides information on the total quality management philosophy, emphasizing the principles of quality management. The article discusses various methods for evaluating a product design for quality...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002457
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
...Abstract Abstract Value analysis (VA) is a team problem-solving process to improve the value of a product from the viewpoint of a user. This article presents a comparison between VA and total quality management in materials selection and design. It discusses the key attributes, concepts...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... of the quality revolution in Japan manufacturing industries, particularly automobiles, following World War II, focusing on defining, improving, and measuring all organizational processes through the people who used them. Deming later introduced the 14 points of total quality management, a set of management...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003088
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Design for manufacture and assembly (DFMA) Design for quality Robust design (Taguchi method) Statistical process control (SPC) Total quality management (TQM) Reliability in design Quantitative determination Reliability testing Redesign Design review Simplification...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003500
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... that initially gained global prominence in the 1980s, corporations, plants, government agencies, and other organizations developed new management systems and processes aimed at improving quality and customer satisfaction. Some of these systems include Total Quality Management (TQM), Continuous Improvement (CI...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006753
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... P.F. , Dell L.D. , and Anderson G.F. , Root Cause Analysis: A Tool for Total Quality Management , ASQ Quality Press , 1993 , p 7 , 50 9. Breyfogle III F.W. , Implementing Six Sigma: Smarter Solutions Using Statistical Methods , John Wiley & Sons , 1999 , p xxvii...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... concerns and specific concerns. While specific concerns often involve product- or process-specific guidelines and techniques intended for use by the design team, generic concerns involve the corporate or management structure that will support specific practices in design. In parallel to total quality...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.9781627081801
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005346
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... these systems and tools into any organization quickly. As pointed out in Deming's Chain Reaction, it all starts with quality, so do not hesitate ( Ref 10 ). References References 1. Richardson T.L. , Total Quality Management , Delmar , 1997 , p 3 2. Tague N.R. , The Quality...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002433
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... recommendations. Life-cycle assessment improvement analysis is an activity of product-focused pollution prevention and resource conservation. Opportunities for improvement arise throughout an LCA study. Improvement analysis is often associated with design for the environment (DFE) or total quality management (TQM...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002425
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... requirements. Reference 9 provides a total quality management perspective. Some of the techniques for constructing a list of customer needs include using the product, circulating questionnaires, holding focus group discussions, and conducting interviews. Using the Product The design teams goes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.9781627081948
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005188
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
...), more OEM companies are recognizing that it is smarter to outsource their components through strategic partnerships with sources that have the cutting-edge expertise and advanced technology to provide a best-value product. Supplier management and quality assurance : When the quality and cost...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002429
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
.... It discusses the three-step decision-making process, such as requirements, concepts, and improvement, followed by multifunctional product development teams. The article describes the two types of requirements development by multifunctional teams, namely, quality function deployment and functional analysis...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006062
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... the surfaces is a significant source of potential contamination of the mill product quality and bearings (for rotating equipment), regardless of the preparation method employed. Managing this debris material effectively can be a major factor in the outcome of maintenance-coating projects. SSPC Guide 61...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001364
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... management or total quality joining, can be established with a minimum of on-line training and experience. Process Requirements The types of hardware required for projection welding are analogous to those required for other resistance-welding processes. Embossed-Projection Welding The embossed...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003707
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... locations, and difficult-to-manage reservoirs with unconsolidated sands. The total annual direct cost of corrosion in the U.S. oil and gas production industry is estimated at $1.4 billion, broken down into $0.6 billion for surface piping and facility costs, $0.5 billion in downhole tubing expenses, and $0.3...
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By Lance A. Ealey
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002435
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... apply it. It can be used both to evaluate loss at the earliest stage of product/process development and to incorporate improvements in quality into management planning. It provides a common language understood by both managers and engineers. The QLF curve is quadratic in nature: Loss increases...
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By Barry Law
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... South Coast Air Quality Management District Rule 1113—Table of Standards 1, Volatile Organic Compound Limits for Coatings Table 8 South Coast Air Quality Management District Rule 1113—Table of Standards 1, Volatile Organic Compound Limits for Coatings Coating category Ceiling limit...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005908
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
... of various melting processes and the improvements in the efficiency of melting processes in induction crucible furnaces. It provides energetic and ecological comparisons of different furnaces for melting of cast iron and aluminum. The article also describes the energy and power management of induction...