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For discussion of Definitions, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Interpretations
15th December 2016 08:30 PM Go to last post
601 5,607
Discussions related to Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
22nd January 2017 11:19 AM Go to last post
885 6,387
Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing, including Internal Audit and Process Audit sub-forums
20th January 2017 05:35 PM Go to last post
1,802 24,474
For discussions specific to Internal Auditing.
20th January 2017 05:35 PM Go to last post
850 12,140
General Auditing issues and discussions: Gap analysis, pre-assessment, assessment (registration {aka certification}), 2nd and 3rd party.
15th January 2017 05:03 PM Go to last post
814 10,746
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.
by Marc
6th November 2016 01:56 PM Go to last post
118 809
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Capability and Stability related discussions - Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk, Mp, Mpk (et al).
by Hami812
12th January 2017 09:39 PM Go to last post
430 3,792
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.
6th January 2017 12:43 PM Go to last post
113 1,294
Contract Review Process Discussions and Information
28th August 2016 02:19 AM Go to last post
61 485
Dealing with Customer complaints/concerns.
by Miner
4th January 2017 04:10 PM Go to last post
141 1,331
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 pagea
6th January 2017 11:31 AM Go to last post
452 3,130
Process and Product Design and Development discussion discussions. Design Verification and Validation included.
12th January 2017 12:12 PM Go to last post
509 3,680
Documentation Systems (Document Control), including Procedures, Forms, and Templates.
20th January 2017 05:47 PM Go to last post
2,219 20,735
Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plan discussions here.
20th January 2017 12:10 AM Go to last post
850 6,836
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 Jeenan
19th January 2017 05:30 PM Go to last post
4,253 31,420
Metrology - Calibration, Gage and 'How to Measure' (and related) questions.
by Jeenan
19th January 2017 05:30 PM Go to last post
2,014 15,295
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 howste
15th December 2016 06:51 PM Go to last post
412 3,089
Determining the Calibration Frequency (Interval) of Measurement and Test Devices
23rd August 2016 03:30 PM Go to last post
107 1,052
Calibration and Metrology Software and Hardware discussions.
by wijogr
21st December 2016 01:21 PM Go to last post
109 732
This forum is for discussion of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) including Gage R&R and the AIAG's MSA Manual requirements.
18th January 2017 08:26 AM Go to last post
1,353 9,676
Measurement Uncertainty (MU) related discussions
30th December 2016 07:42 AM Go to last post
258 1,576
Please use this forum to discuss Inspection, Prints (Drawings), Testing, Sampling and Related Topics.
18th January 2017 04:34 PM Go to last post
1,571 12,131
AQL - Acceptable Quality Level discussions
by Ninja
9th December 2016 03:05 PM Go to last post
144 1,145
Management Review related Discussions and Information.
by Andrej
18th January 2017 08:58 AM Go to last post
146 2,120
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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.
by _Jens_
13th January 2017 06:38 AM Go to last post
762 7,419
Significant Systems, including 8-D / 7-D, etc. Can you prove Effectiveness (for example) of a Corrective Action?
3rd January 2017 09:27 AM Go to last post
677 7,682
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?
1st November 2016 12:35 PM Go to last post
210 3,038
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.
30th November 2016 10:46 AM Go to last post
162 2,337
Quality Manual Development and Quality Systems Manual related Discussions.
10th January 2017 03:06 AM Go to last post
271 4,072
Quality Manager and Quality Assurance Management Issues/questions
by Marc
21st December 2016 12:14 PM Go to last post
650 6,436
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 Mikael
21st December 2016 12:55 AM Go to last post
1,619 12,938
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 Mikael
21st December 2016 12:55 AM Go to last post
1,088 8,454
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?
21st December 2016 03:41 PM Go to last post
303 3,001
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
11th January 2017 01:19 PM Go to last post
375 3,900
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!
12th January 2017 10:43 AM Go to last post
1,323 10,774
A focused forum on Supplier Quality Assurance and related Supplier (aka Vendor) issues as requested.
11th January 2017 12:28 PM Go to last post
676 5,847
Training and related topic discussions.
by harry
22nd January 2017 10:23 AM Go to last post
752 6,333

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