5S system | The Primary tool for Lean Manufacturing & TPS

5S system | The Primary tool for Lean Manufacturing & TPS

The 5S methodology is the foundation to Lean Manufacturing and Toyota Production System. It aims at organizing and managing the workplace in order to perform the work efficiently, effectively and safely. It is used in both manufacturing and service sector industries in order to increase the production rate and the profit. In this article, youRead more about 5S system | The Primary tool for Lean Manufacturing & TPS[…]

Different types of manufacturing processes | The ‘All in One’ guide

Different types of manufacturing processes | The ‘All in One’ guide

Manufacturing is defined as the conversion of raw materials into the finished goods on a large scale using man and machine whereas manufacturing processes are defined as the methods used for conversion of raw materials into finished products. Based on the product requirement there different types of manufacturing processes which are used to get theRead more about Different types of manufacturing processes | The ‘All in One’ guide[…]

GD and T | The language of communication for Engineers!

GD and T | The language of communication for Engineers!

Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing(GD and T) is a structured language of symbols, rules, dimensions, tolerances, and definitions. It allows the designers to define the geometrical features of mechanical parts according to their functional requirements such as location, orientation, size, and form. Hence, making GD and T a precise language that allows the designers to “say whatRead more about GD and T | The language of communication for Engineers![…]

Design for Manufacture & Assembly | DFMA | DFX

Design for Manufacture & Assembly | DFMA | DFX

DFX or DFMA [Design for Manufacture and Assembly] is a design approach that focuses on ease of manufacture and efficiency of assembly. By simplifying the design of a product, it is possible to manufacture and assemble it more efficiently, in the minimum time and at a lower cost. It is also known as DFX where ‘X’ is a variable eitherRead more about Design for Manufacture & Assembly | DFMA | DFX[…]

Manufacturing Industries influenced by Mechanical

Manufacturing Industries influenced by Mechanical

Manufacturing Industries:- The branch of manufacture and trade based on the fabrication, processing, or preparation of products from raw materials and commodities. This includes all foods, chemicals, textiles, machines, and equipment. This includes all refined metals and minerals derived from extracted ores. This includes all lumber, wood, and pulp products. Moreover, manufacturing industries are the backboneRead more about Manufacturing Industries influenced by Mechanical[…]

Your boss expects you to know these 7 stages of CAPA

Your boss expects you to know these 7 stages of CAPA

CAPA stands for ‘Corrective Action and Preventive Action‘. It is a process through which problem is investigated, root causes are identified & corrective action/preventive action is implemented. Although, the main goal of implementing CAPA is to assure that the problem will never be experienced again. In this article, I’m going to discuss the 3 different partsRead more about Your boss expects you to know these 7 stages of CAPA[…]