• I forgot one:

    4.  Set up SPC in the labs if not already doing this.  It should generate a wealth of opportunities. 4 months ago

  • Here are my ideas:

    1.  Perform Gage R & R on the tests that are most difficult to pass.  You may be able to reduce the %Study Variation associated with the test method or see if training is warranted.

    2. Do a Lean project on lab efficiency.  This could include sample turn-around time, sample handling (do samples get lost or expire?).  Do you hav…[Read more]