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Quality Control

  • On-line Condition Monitoring in Industrial Lubrication and Tribologyby Nikolai K. Myshkin; Liubou V. Markova

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 116.74

    This book offers readers a concise yet comprehensive introduction to a set of diagnostic methods for on-line condition monitoring of lubricated tribosystems used in industry. It covers the latest trends in on-line tribodiagnostics, an important and rapidly developing area of tribology. The book also reports on new tools as they have been developed... more...

  • Reliability Is a New Scienceby Paolo Rocchi

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 78.21

    This work illustrates research conducted over a ten-year timespan and addresses a fundamental issue in reliability theory. This still appears to be an empirically disorganized field and the book suggests employing a deductive base in order to evolve reliability as a science. The study is in line with the fundamental work by Gnedenko. Boris Vladimirovich... more...

  • Optimization in Industryby T.A.J. Nicholson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    As optimization techniques have developed, a gap has arisen between the people devising the methods and the people who actually need to use them. Research into methods is necessarily long-term and located usually in academic establishments; whereas the application of an optimization technique, normally in an industrial environment, has to be justified... more...

  • The Tactical Guide to Six Sigma Implementationby Suresh Patel

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    Books in the Quality and Business Excellence series can help readers enhance customer value and satisfaction by integrating the customer’s voice into design, manufacturing, supply chain, and field processes. Although there are many Six Sigma books on the market, few clarify the essential aspects of its implementation across various industries. ... more...

  • The Standardized Work Field Guideby Timothy D. Martin; Jeffrey T. Bell; Scott A. Martin

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    This field guide can be used directly on the gemba (work area) for implementing and documenting standardized work. It promotes the "future state" of standardized work along with crucial step-by-step techniques and explanations not found in other publications. The authors furnish many real examples of work problems that cause Lean practitioners difficulty... more...

  • Reliability Assessmentsby Franklin Richard Ph.D. Nash

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 129.95

    This book provides engineers and scientists with a single source introduction to the concepts, models, and case studies for making credible reliability assessments. It satisfies the need for thorough discussions of several fundamental subjects. Section I contains a comprehensive overview of assessing and assuring reliability that is followed by discussions... more...

  • Advanced Maintenance Modelling for Asset Managementby Adolfo Crespo Márquez; Vicente González-Prida Díaz; Juan Francisco Gómez Fernández

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 151.77

    This book promotes and describes the application of objective and effective decision making in asset management based on mathematical models and practical techniques that can be easily implemented in organizations. This comprehensive and timely publication will be an essential reference source, building on available literature in the field of asset... more...

  • ISO 9000 Quality Systems Handbook-updated for the ISO 9001: 2015 standardby David Hoyle

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 79.95

    Completely revised to align with ISO 9001:2015, this handbook has been the bible for users of ?ISO 9001 since 1994, helping organizations get certified and increase the quality of their outputs. Whether you are an experienced professional, a novice, or a quality management student or researcher, this is a crucial addition to your bookshelf. The... more...

  • Advances in Safety Management and Human Factorsby Pedro Arezes

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 302.39

    This book discusses the latest findings on ensuring employees’ safety, health, and welfare at work. It combines a range of disciplines – e.g. work physiology, health informatics, safety engineering, workplace design, injury prevention, and occupational psychology – and presents new strategies for safety management, including accident prevention methods... more...

  • Advances in Physical Ergonomics and Human Factorsby Ravindra S. Goonetilleke; Waldemar Karwowski

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 267.37

    This book reports on the state of the art in physical ergonomics and is concerned with the design of products, process, services, and work systems to assure their productive, safe, and satisfying use by people. With focus on the human body's responses to physical and physiological work demands, repetitive strain injuries from repetition, vibration,... more...