APQP

AcronymDefinition
APQPAdvanced Product Quality Planning
APQPAdvanced Planning Quality Process
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Contains 60+ templates for ISO/TS 16949:2002 including APQP control plans, PPAP forms, MSA Gage RR, PFMEA, and SPC.
The customer's audit team will then "trace" your documentation through all of the steps (training, APQP, FMEA, process design, gage control, first article inspection and approval, in-process inspection, finishing, final inspection, retention period for quality records, etc.
And in the "Product Information" section it says, simply, and in whole, The benefits of the APQP or Control Plan would be a reduction in the complexity of products quality planning for the customers and organizations, and a means for organizations to easily communicate product quality planning requirements to suppliers.
While APQP was developed by the automotive industry, its basic philosophy makes sense for any Lean product launch process.
In-house resources include sampling, mold and part qualification, process development, and APQP.
Four new programs have joined Omnex Systems flagship APQP software, AQuA.
1 featuring MFT functionality and unique APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning)/PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) automation capabilities has been introduced by the Trubiquity at the 2013 Quality Expo, McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, on September 10-12, 2013.
Some of the tools and practices he discussed included inventory control (MRP, JIT), quality assurance (ISO, QS, APQP, TQM), continuous improvement, concurrent and simultaneous engineering, and lean manufacturing.
119, COMAH), TS 16949, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 14971, AS/NZS 4360, J1739, ARP 5580, MIL STD 1629A, IEC 60182, ISO/TS 14949, APQP, ISO 14121, ISO 14971, RCM2 book, SAE JA1011, SAE JA1012, IEC 61508, IEC 61511, ANS/ISA 84 and many others.
After many years of being driven to implement more detailed and disciplined development processes (enabled, in part, by systems such as the APQP and PPAP standards), it is somewhat counterintuitive for auto suppliers to back away from detailed process procedures.
Due to its quality output and its adherence to the stringent processing rules of ISO, TS16949, APQP, CP, DFMEA, PFMEA, MSA, SPC and PPAP, the firm currently enjoys several partnerships with OEM giants located in the United States, Germany and Japan.
a leading global supplier of high-performance plastics, resins, materials and composites for the automotive industry and other industries, has selected the Aras Innovator[R] suite for enterprise PLM to drive success in APQP processes and deliverables management worldwide.