Accession Number : ADA262949

Title :   Designing Quality into Defense Systems.

Corporate Author : DEFENSE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT COLL FORT BELVOIR VA

Report Date : 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 71

Abstract : This monograph describes contemporary tools, talent, issues, and techniques applicable to designing defense products. It is focused on the issue of designing quality into the product through recognizing not only performance requirements but also the need to produce efficiently and operate effectively. The objectives are to provide insight for managers concerned with the design function and to provide designers with better understanding of the scope, tools, and issues involved.... Design process, Designing quality in, Focus on quality, System effectiveness and maintainability, Design to minimize failures, Designing for production.

Descriptors :   *PRODUCTION ENGINEERING, *SYSTEMS APPROACH, *QUALITY ASSURANCE, FAILURE, MAINTAINABILITY, PRODUCTION, QUALITY, REQUIREMENTS, TOOLS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE