Chapter 1. The Deming System After One Year: One Company's Experience
- William Smothers
Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1986 The American Ceramic Society, Inc.
Applications of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 1/2
How to Cite
Crick, H. R., Golczynski, H. and Vining, G. G. (1986) The Deming System After One Year: One Company's Experience, in Applications of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 1/2 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320310.ch1
- Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1986
Print ISBN: 9780470374443
Online ISBN: 9780470320310
- deming system;
- statistical quality assurance;
- philosophy of management;
- deming program
Many companies have begun implementing the Deming system of statistical process control. This paper presents the experiences of one such company after using this system for one y. It covers: (1) what exactly is the Deming system, (2) how it has helped, and (3) what obstacles one can expect.