Dana Launches Internal Quality Certification for Personnel Based on AIAG’s Core Tools Self-Assessment

Feb 24, 2016

David Kneisler, vice president, global quality for Dana Holding Corporation, provided a snapshot into his company’s personnel development journey at the recent Southern Automotive Quality Summit, sponsored by AIAG and the Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association. Held January 28, 2016 in Birmingham, Alabama, the one-day event showcased the Southern automotive industry’s commitment to world-class quality.

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AIAG QUALITY INITIATIVES YEAR IN REVIEW — AND AN ADVANCE LOOK AT 2016

Feb 15, 2016

Composed of a notable group of industry subject matter experts, AIAG’s Quality Steering Committee, Product Development Oversight Group, and project work groups “have really delivered for the industry in 2015,” notes Scott Gray, AIAG’s director, quality products and services. Here is a look back at the highlights of 2015’s accomplishments — and a look forward at what will be their focus in 2016.

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New Casting System Assessment CQI-27: Voice of the Customer

Feb 15, 2016

The CQI-27 Special Process: Casting System Assessment provides requirements for foundry suppliers of OEM automotive castings. It is not a detailed description of the entire foundry process. Rather, the focus is on common failure modes that cause OEM customers to receive non-conforming castings from foundries. It is written from an OEM and Tier One perspective. It is the voice of the customer and includes specific activities that the foundry industry needs to improve upon. 

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One-Day Casting System and Molding System Assessment Workshops — Now Available

Feb 15, 2016

AIAG is offering a one-day workshop overview course that will help you understand and learn how to use the Special Process Casting System Assessment as a foundation to assure control of these special processes and deliver quality parts and materials.

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Workforce Collaboration Takes Off in 2016

Feb 04, 2016

AIAG knows how to work together to fix the problems of tomorrow. That’s why we assemble over 600 industry volunteers, from OEMs to suppliers, to collaborate and create common solutions for their manufacturing and supply chain issues.

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Effective Risk Management Starts with FMEA

Feb 01, 2016

All new product development projects involve risk. A properly implemented FMEA will help ensure that potential failures have been considered and addressed during the product and process development cycle.

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Why Download The AIAG 2016 Product Catalog?

Jan 28, 2016

Did you know the 2016 AIAG Product and Training Catalog is available now for FREE download on the AIAG website? Here’s the link.

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Benefits to Getting your Internal Auditor Certification from AIAG

Jan 25, 2016

Much like a tooth cleaning at the dentist or a routine oil change on a car, internal audits are a vital part of keeping quality management systems running smoothly. And similar to the dental and car maintenance situations, the skills and certifications of the person conducting the audit can significantly change your perception of the diagnosis. AIAG offers a wide range of training options to enhance the capabilities of your internal auditors, all of which can be held at your facility. Whether internal or lead, AIAG has an auditor certification course for your needs.

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Auto Industry Certifications That Matter in 2016

Jan 21, 2016

AIAG is a leader in Industry Certifications for the Automotive Industry.

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Make your designs more efficient with AIAG’s Design Review Based on Failure (DRBFM) Guide

Jan 18, 2016

Your current design works, but you may be looking for a way to make it more efficient. AIAG’s Design Review Based on Failure Modes (DRBFM) Reference Guide provides guidance on this in-depth analysis process that focuses on engineering changes once a baseline design has been established. It works by analyzing your current design identifying areas for improvement, and defining the impact of the change.

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