For most downloaded topics in engineering, it is clear to see that Lean, quality, and Six Sigma are the clear leaders.   Developed in 1986 at Motorola and became mainstream in 1995 by General Electric, it is not surprising that Six Sigma is among the top aspects for problem solving.

The Six Sigma methodology is the process of solving the unknown.  This process will result in reducing errors, wastes, and costs to delight customers.  Design for Six Sigma is used when developing a process from its origin to be of six sigma quality.  To review how professional have applied Six Sigma in work scenarios, please review this article and the SME library for hundreds of case study examples.

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Gary Kapanowski – Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt – Excelsior

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