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Case Study – Using 3D Modelling to Assist Factory Layout Design

The Situation: An Oxfordshire based technology manufacturer developed a new product rage, with initial market interest suggesting they would need to double their productive capacity within 12 months to meet demand, while maintaining output of their established product lines. We worked with the company to plan the new layout, increasing the space allocated to production, […]

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ISO 9001:2015 – What you need to know

September 2015 saw the publication of ISO 9001:2015 – the latest iteration of the world’s leading Quality Management System.   If your organisation has been enjoying the benefits of ISO 9001:2008 for some time, these are the 3 big changes you need to know;   Annex SL – by far the biggest change to the […]

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PDCA for ISO 9001:2015

ISO 9001:2015 brought in a game changer with a shift in focus to PDCA at the core of its Quality Management architecture. For those with a background in Lean Manufacturing, this is great news. For others, this raises two very important questions: What is PDCA? How will PDCA help my business? What is PDCA? PDCA […]