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Knowledge and Quality for Continuous Improvement of Production Processes

  • Marcos O. MoraisEmail author
  • Antônio S. Brejão
  • Pedro L. O. Costa Neto
  • Helcio Raymundo
  • João Gilberto Mendes dos Reis
  • Oduvaldo Vendrametto
  • Emerson Abraham
  • Carla C. Parizi
  • Sivanilza Teixeira Machado
  • Helton R. O. Silva
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 459)

Abstract

This work aims to show the scale of the use of tools and concepts for quality management and knowledge. In addition, it seeks the improvement of industrial processes and products, which we also need the conscious and motivated employee participation. Moreover, it seeking their commitment with the changes to be implemented. An illustrative case of application is performed on company of aluminum smelter, with significant results.

Keywords

Organizational change Process improvement Knowledge Quality 

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© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcos O. Morais
    • 1
    Email author
  • Antônio S. Brejão
    • 1
  • Pedro L. O. Costa Neto
    • 2
  • Helcio Raymundo
    • 2
  • João Gilberto Mendes dos Reis
    • 2
  • Oduvaldo Vendrametto
    • 2
  • Emerson Abraham
    • 2
  • Carla C. Parizi
    • 2
  • Sivanilza Teixeira Machado
    • 2
  • Helton R. O. Silva
    • 2
  1. 1.Postgraduate Studies Program in Production EngineeringSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.UFGDDouradosBrazil

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