Quality Control & Reliability Products

  • Transport Planning and Traffic Safety

    Making Cities, Roads, and Vehicles Safer

    Edited by Geetam Tiwari, Dinesh Mohan

    TRIPP (Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme) at the India Institute of Technology (Delhi) is an interdisciplinary programme focusing on the reduction of adverse health affects of road transport. TRIPP has been organizing an annual course on Transportation Planning and Traffic…

    Paperback – 2016-03-08 
    CRC Press

  • The Global Quality Management System

    Improvement Through Systems Thinking

    By Suresh Patel

    Global Quality Management System is about managing business processes through systems thinking as opposed to the traditional command and control system (that deploys a top-down functional hierarchy where people can behave in ways which can dissatisfy the customer and/or degrade their performance).…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    Productivity Press

  • A Six Sigma Approach to Sustainability

    Continual Improvement for Social Responsibility

    By Holly A. Duckworth, Andrea Hoffmeier

    Many organizations are struggling to operate within the ISO 26000 standards on social responsibility. The authors of this new book provide a solution by leveraging their combined experience in Six Sigma. The book introduces SOFAIR, a six-step methodology for achieving sustainability through social…

    Hardback – 2016-02-22 
    CRC Press
    Industrial Innovation Series

  • Change Management

    Manage the Change or It Will Manage You

    By Frank Voehl, H. James Harrington

    Change Management: Manage Change or It Will Manage You represents a substantial core guidance effort for Change Management practitioners. Organizations currently contend with increasingly higher levels of knowledge-driven competition. Many attempt to meet the challenge by investing in expensive…

    Paperback – 2016-02-08 
    Productivity Press
    Management Handbooks for Results

  • Maintenance Audits Handbook

    A Performance Measurement Framework

    By Diego Galar Pascual, Uday Kumar

    This book addresses issues and challenges of performance measurement in the maintenance function. It presents a proposal of indicators with a framework that classifies and sorts regarding functional and hierarchical aspects, identifying the contribution of each of three above mentioned elements.…

    Hardback – 2016-02-03 
    CRC Press

  • Quality by Experimental Design, Fourth Edition

    By Thomas B. Barker, Andrew Milivojevich

    Achieve Technological Advancements in Applied Science and Engineering Using Efficient Experiments That Consume the Least Amount of Resources Written by longtime experimental design guru Thomas B. Barker and experimental development/Six Sigma expert Andrew Milivojevich, Quality by Experimental…

    Hardback – 2016-01-20 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Focus and Leverage

    The Critical Methodology for Theory of Constraints, Lean, and Six Sigma (TLS)

    By Bruce Nelson, Bob Sproull

    Most books about continuous and process improvement are written in a textbook format with straightforward information and plenty of graphs and charts to convey the points being made. Sometimes, even the best step-by-step instructions can escape even the most adamant of followers for an improvement…

    Paperback – 2015-12-14 
    Productivity Press

  • Value Analysis and Engineering Reengineered

    The Blueprint for Achieving Operational Excellence and Developing Problem Solvers and Innovators

    By Abate O. Kassa

    Thought leader Abate Kassa finds the U.S. government’s arbitrary cost-cutting directives of austerity measures or sequestration as a perfect example of moving in the wrong direction. Their system follows rule-sense rather than value-sense. In this book, Mr. Kassa proposes reengineered value…

    Hardback – 2015-12-08 
    Productivity Press

  • Understanding Statistics and Statistical Myths

    How to Become a Profound Learner

    By Kicab Castaneda-Mendez

    Addressing more than 30 statistical myths, this book explains how to understand statistics rather than how to do statistics. In the book, six characters have 30 discussions on various topics taught in a fictional course intended to teach students how to apply statistics to improve processes.…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Lean Six Sigma

    International Standards and Global Guidelines, Second Edition

    By Terra Vanzant Stern, PhD

    A hybrid methodology, Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is designed to accommodate global challenges and constraints by capitalizing on Six Sigma and Lean Thinking. LSS incorporates best practices from programs such as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), Capability Maturity Model, and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12
    Productivity Press

  • The Quality Improvement Field Guide

    Achieving and Maintaining Value in Your Organization

    By Matthew A. Barsalou

    The Quality Improvement Field Guide: Achieving and Maintaining Value in Your Organization covers the key aspects that quality professionals must know to attain mastery in their field. After reading this book, readers will not only gain an understanding of the key quality improvement concepts, but…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12
    Productivity Press

  • Handbook of Measurements

    Benchmarks for Systems Accuracy and Precision

    Edited by Adedeji B. Badiru, LeeAnn Racz

    Planning, measuring, and paying attention to details form the basis for all successful engineering operations. Measurements pervade everything we do and must be viewed from a systems perspective. A comprehensive all-encompassing guide to measurements, Handbook of Measurements: Benchmarks for…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03
    CRC Press
    Industrial Innovation Series

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