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Pacana Andrzej (Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland), Siwiec Dominika (Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland)
Analysis of the causes of mechanical damage in production of furniture fronts
Zarządzanie Przedsiębiorstwem / Polskie Towarzystwo Zarządzania Produkcją, 2019, vol. 22, nr 1, s. 19-24, wykr., tab., rys., bibliogr. 27 poz.
Enterprise Management
Jakość, Zarządzanie jakością, Produkcja, Organizacja procesów produkcyjnych
Quality, Quality management, Production, Organization of production processes
The analysis of the problem of the mechanical damage was made for a company manufacturing furniture and furniture fronts. From January to September the company identified 285 pieces of mechanically damaged products. The management of the company wanted to identify the source of the incompatibility; therefore, it was purposeful to analyse the problem of the mechanical damage using the sequence of the selected instruments of the quality management that enable this. Additionally, until now the company has not used the instruments of the quality managements to analyse the problems involving nonconformity, so it was important to show the company their practical use. The aim was to analyse the problem of the occurrence of the mechanical damage in fronts and furniture and to identify the root cause of the problem. Also to show the effective use of the sequence of the quality management instruments (i.e. 52WH method, Pareto-Lorenz diagram, Ishikawa diagram, 5Why method) to solve the problem of incompatibility. It was concluded that the root cause of the mechanical damage of fronts and furniture was the lack of management knowledge and awareness of the need to implement visualization principles in the company. The analysis and the proposed improvement actions may be practiced in other companies from both the production and service industries. (original abstract)
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