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For discussion of Definitions, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Interpretations
by adeyemi
7th April 2017 10:19 PM Go to last post
602 5,613
Discussions related to Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
by Courier
11th April 2017 04:21 PM Go to last post
890 6,398
Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing, including Internal Audit and Process Audit sub-forums
23rd April 2017 08:29 AM Go to last post
1,813 24,575
For discussions specific to Internal Auditing.
6th April 2017 01:54 PM Go to last post
859 12,220
General Auditing issues and discussions: Gap analysis, pre-assessment, assessment (registration {aka certification}), 2nd and 3rd party.
23rd April 2017 08:29 AM Go to last post
816 10,767
Process Audit and Layered Process Audit discussions.
11th December 2016 05:01 PM Go to last post
138 1,588
Benchmarking Methods and Related General Discussions.
13th April 2017 12:08 AM Go to last post
119 819
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Capability and Stability related discussions - Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk, Mp, Mpk (et al).
by tkieken
20th March 2017 08:09 AM Go to last post
431 3,802
Consultants and discussions related to consultants including ISO 10019 "Guidelines for the selection of quality management system consultants and use of their services" aspects / requirements.
16th February 2017 10:33 AM Go to last post
115 1,303
Contract Review Process Discussions and Information
31st March 2017 07:06 PM Go to last post
62 488
Dealing with Customer complaints/concerns.
by Jean_B
24th February 2017 04:58 AM Go to last post
141 1,338
Customer Requirements and Company Specific Requirements - including Ford's Q1 'Award' program. GM has it's GM-9000. Etc. Nissan and Honda have their requirements. Company specific requirements questions here, please!
by Miamiqs
4th March 2017 12:59 PM Go to last post
453 3,138
Process and Product Design and Development discussion discussions. Design Verification and Validation included.
by bigqman
20th March 2017 04:28 PM Go to last post
510 3,683
Documentation Systems (Document Control), including Procedures, Forms, and Templates.
20th April 2017 06:00 PM Go to last post
2,230 20,859
Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plan discussions here.
24th April 2017 11:03 AM Go to last post
862 6,911
Calibration "Catch All" forum - ISO 17025, Calibration of Measurement Devices, Measurement Devices, Metrology (Calibration) and Test Laboratory related discussions. Many discussions in this forum are beyond ISO 17025 specific topics.
by tonyfan
24th April 2017 12:54 PM Go to last post
4,300 31,702
Metrology - Calibration, Gage and 'How to Measure' (and related) questions.
24th April 2017 11:52 AM Go to last post
2,036 15,424
ISO 17025 Calibration and Test Laboratories - ISO & IEC/EN 17025 (formerly ISO Guide 25 & EN45001); product certification (ISO Guide 65); inspection body (IEC 17020); and accreditation body questions (IEC 17011) also go here.
by tonyfan
24th April 2017 12:54 PM Go to last post
421 3,137
Determining the Calibration Frequency (Interval) of Measurement and Test Devices
by howste
28th March 2017 02:07 PM Go to last post
108 1,060
Calibration and Metrology Software and Hardware discussions.
31st March 2017 12:39 PM Go to last post
111 756
This forum is for discussion of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) including Gage R&R and the AIAG's MSA Manual requirements.
21st April 2017 03:24 AM Go to last post
1,364 9,738
Measurement Uncertainty (MU) related discussions
29th March 2017 09:15 AM Go to last post
260 1,587
Please use this forum to discuss Inspection, Prints (Drawings), Testing, Sampling and Related Topics.
by yodon
24th April 2017 01:39 PM Go to last post
1,581 12,197
AQL - Acceptable Quality Level discussions
by howste
18th April 2017 10:21 AM Go to last post
145 1,162
Management Review related Discussions and Information.
by howste
18th April 2017 10:36 AM Go to last post
149 2,137
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Various other quality assurance and business systems related topics like Cost of Quality and other focused topics. Topics outside Quality and Environmental are allowed.
24th March 2017 02:45 AM Go to last post
763 7,435
Significant Systems, including 8-D / 7-D, etc. Can you prove Effectiveness (for example) of a Corrective Action?
by howste
24th April 2017 12:34 PM Go to last post
686 7,752
Let's talk Deming! And who doesn't have a copy of Juran's 15 pound tome Quality Control Handbook? We all do. For discussion of Sarasohn, Protzman, Armand V. Feigenbaum, Crosby, Ishikawa, Taguchi, Shewhart, Imai and others. Philosophy, Gurus, Innovation and Evolution.
19th December 2014 06:01 PM Go to last post
209 3,886
What is a Corrective Action vs. a Preventive Action?
by Wolf.K
28th March 2017 07:05 AM Go to last post
210 3,043
Principles and generic guidelines on Risk Management.
by Mor628
15th December 2016 10:16 PM Go to last post
13 79
Problem Solving, 5s Problem Solving, 5 Whys - Root Cause Fault and Failure Analysis discussions.
1st March 2017 09:32 AM Go to last post
164 2,360
Quality Manual Development and Quality Systems Manual related Discussions.
by tony s
13th April 2017 10:00 PM Go to last post
273 4,118
Quality Manager and Quality Assurance Management Issues/questions
21st April 2017 04:21 PM Go to last post
652 6,477
Balanced ScoreCard, QFD, Taguchi & Shainin's Techniques, Pre-Control, Pareto, etc. - How to use them - When to use them - How to analyze the results - Success stories - Failures - Questions and general discussions.
by Big Jim
19th April 2017 12:27 AM Go to last post
1,626 12,975
This forum is for discussion of software programs specific to Quality Assurance, Environmental, Medical Device and other systems / manufacturing software including document control, FMEA, etc.
by Miner
12th April 2017 08:01 AM Go to last post
1,093 8,479
Includes legal and other related records and data discussions. What is a Quality Record and what quality records are required? What other required records are there in your company? Records are Evidence. What is Data?
28th March 2017 07:55 AM Go to last post
304 3,004
Love it or hate it, what ever six sigma is, it's been around for quite a while and looks to stay for quite a while.
by Miner
2nd February 2017 05:46 PM Go to last post
375 3,902
Software Quality Assurance topics including CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integrated), TickIT, Information Security Management (ISO 17799 and BS 7799), ISO/IEC 12207 Software Life Cycle Processes, ISO 15504, etc.
by Marc
29th November 2016 01:43 AM Go to last post
218 1,139
SPC (Statistical Process Control) and all of the various Statistical Analysis tools and techniques!
by Miner
24th April 2017 08:28 AM Go to last post
1,332 10,857
A focused forum on Supplier Quality Assurance and related Supplier (aka Vendor) issues as requested.
8th February 2017 12:21 PM Go to last post
677 5,856
Training and related topic discussions.
19th April 2017 03:37 AM Go to last post
760 6,396

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