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Individual involvement and intervention are recognised as genuine concepts of a quality improvement programme and are critical to its success. The Andon system, which is an element of TQC, is being used by a growing number of organisations for highlighting trouble areas within the production...
A table and a procedure are given for finding the singlesampling quick switching system for which the sum of producers and consumers risks is minimum for specified Acceptable Quality Level and Limiting Quality Level.
In the health care area, there is a wealth of information about quality control methods, but little has been written about computerbased quality control systems. This article focuses on the development of a statistical process control SPC system for hospital foodservice operations. An SPC system...
New technologies of coal production have improved machine reliability but increased technical complexity. More man shifts are now devoted to maintenance than to coalface production, so maintainability is crucial. The reorganisation of craft work, to increase labour flexibility and reduce workers...
Population models have been developed for largescale maintenance requirements planning. However, these models assume that all component groupings are equally important or critical to the functioning of the overall system. Importance measures from the literature are reviewed and modified to...
The work described in this article concerns the practice of quality management in the UK textile industry. This part describes the detailed incompany work, the results of assessments to BS 5750 Part 2 ISO 9002, and the quantification of a system audit, using conjoint analysis. There was found a...
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