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Quality In Mining Report 2015

by Anand, Hemant and Rajeev Chadha

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2015-06
  • Keywords:Construction Membership
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Continuous Improvement Strategies in the Mining Industries

by Lawrence Berthelet

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2015-01
  • Keywords:Continuous improvement Strategies Mining
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Fortis' Integrated Quality, Health, Safety, and Environmental System Implementation

by Quality in Mining Interest Group

Committed to continuous improvement to support the needs of its customers, Fortis Mining, Engineering and Manufacturing, based in Canada, implemented a quality, health, safety, and environmental management system. Case study shows the eight-step process...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2014-10
  • Keywords:Quality Health Safety Mining Environment System Implementation
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Hoist Help

by Rajeev Chadha

Miners in Canada wanted to improve the performance of a hoist, which is considered the lifeblood of any mining operation. An improvement team turned to two continuous improvement analysis tools—overall equipment effectiveness and waterfall analysis—to determine how to get the most from its hoist and other hoist-related activities.

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2014-02
  • Keywords:mining, continuous improvement
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Dig Deeper

Deploy a 5S blitz to create a high-performance work environment

by Rajeev Chadha

Sort, store, shine, standardize and sustain (5S) is a powerful lean method that can streamline processes and transform a workplace. To prevent the method from stalling, a 5S blitz can be used to engage a team to complete the steps and maintain the order and efficiencies that have been created.

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2014-02
  • Keywords:lean, 5s
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Sharp Focus

by Rajeev Chadha

Mine busts common myths when deploying DMAIC to dissect drill bit usage for big cost savings..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2014-02
  • Keywords:5s, lean

Quality Summit & Mining Gala Report: 2013

by ASQ Quality in Mining Interest Group

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2014-02
  • Keywords:Quality Summit, Mining Gala

Mapping the Future: ASQ-Mining IG at the World Mining Congress - 2013

by Rajeev Chadha

Report from the 23rd World Mining Congress & Expo in Montreal, Canada from Aug 11 to 15, 2013..

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2013-09
  • Keywords:Basic Quality

ASQ Mining Interest Group Gala: June 2012

by Hemant Anand

A photo documentary of the Mining Interest Group's first event...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2012-06
  • Keywords:History
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Managing in Uncertainty: Lessons from the Underground

by Spindler, Garold R.

Corporate results can only be improved in the face of uncertainty if the management process itself is defined, developed, and monitored carefully. In some industries, including the mining industry, high levels of uncertainty impact results. In such..

  • Filetype: html
  • Publish date: 2001-01
  • Keywords:Total Quality Management (TQM), Parameters, Process management, Process analysis, Mining industry, Management, Budgets

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