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Six Sigma

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trademark a business management strategy that uses statistical methods to identify defects and improve performance
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After World War II they brought in the Quality Gurus, Deming and Juran, to achieve 6-sigma quality perfection.
COFELY Services Inc, which maintains and services the BHS, introduced 5S to complement its 6-Sigma programme.
Caso 6-SIGMA (Metodologia para mejora de procesos, centrada en la eliminacion de defectos)
Additionally, he holds a FCC General RTO License with Radar Endorsement, an OSHA Outreach Trainer Certificate, ATSA Ground Security Coordinator Certificate, and a 6-Sigma Black Belt.
At the same time, Jaguar selected Michelle for production engineering's advanced, 6-Sigma quality training programme.
Many process engineers are becoming aware, particularly through 6-Sigma types of programs, of the capability of some of these statistical tools in determining process capabilities and to subsequently improve them.
Today's intellectual descendents of Taylor's work have titles like Lean Re-engineering 6-Sigma Black Belts, but in the end, they're not much different from the efficiency experts of years gone by.
Bajo su mando, la automotriz implanto el modelo 6-Sigma, un conjunto de tecnicas probadas para reducir la variabilidad, los errores de produccion y los costos.
We are focusing the expertise of 6-Sigma teams across the company to continue to improve availability of tires," says Cat's Sharon L.
There may indeed be aspects of medical practice that can be known with near-absolute certainty and practiced with 6-Sigma perfection, but we believe that these are likely to be "slices" of clinical medicine only--bundles of interventions applied in conditions of relatively linear clarity and in the absence of profound system complexity.
TVM and 6-Sigma really helped to give us a disciplined, systematic approach that we could apply across the board to cut costs.