Accession Number:

ADA453455

Title:

A Tutorial and Workbook on the Statistical Analysis of Data and Quality Assurance for the Shipbuilding Industry

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST DEPT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Report Date:

1985-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

130.0

Abstract:

The TutorialWorkbook was developed in conjunction with a set of four 4 videotapes to convey the need and applicability of statistical quality control concepts to the shipbuilding industry. The workbook can be used alone or in conjunction with the videotapes which are available through the Audio Visual Material Available for Shipyard Training AVMAST catalog. Inquiries should be made to Transportation Research Institute, University of Michigan, 2901 Baxter Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109. Attn AVMAST Coordinator. The titles of the video tapes are 1 Deming philosophy of Modern Management, 2 Statistical Control Charts, 3 Statistical Techniques for Discrete Random Experiments, 4 Statistical Techniques for Continuous Random Experiments. The TutorialWorkbook is the result of a project developed by the Ship Production Committees Education and Training Panel SP-9 under the auspices of the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, Marine Systems Division. Funding and support for the project was through the National Shipbuilding and Research Program of the U. S. Department of Transportation by Direction of the Maritime Administration.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE