Series of articles: Product lifecycle management – but how!? (5)

Wednesday, 8. May 2019

With our product life cycle management publications, we would like to inform you about standards and regulations. Especially, we focus on SMEs to help them with functional safety issues.

Part 5 takes a closer look at an important part of advance quality planning – the FMEA.


 

FMEA – Failure Mode and Effects Analysis

“Use of preventive quality instruments improves the product / process quality and reliability sustainably and counteracts potential problems early.“ This sentence can be found in most quality manuals. However, its introduction and implementation in practice is usually a lengthy process with some stumbling blocks.

In this part of the series of professional articles, we would like to take a closer look at an important part of advance quality planning – the FMEA. It will provide the readers with an understanding of the goals and benefits of preventive quality planning, discuss the fundamentals and the principle of FMEA, present the tools for FMEA and give tips and tricks for the implementation of an FMEA.

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Article issued in SPS Magazine

News

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EtherCAT/FSoE: MESCO offers new services for Industrial Communication!

EtherCAT is the efficient Ethernet communication technology for high-performing real-time communication functions as well as for high synchronisation accuracy of the factory automation. For realising a safe data transmission for EtherCAT, the protocol Safety-over-EtherCAT (FSoE) has been defined.

08/03/2020

Bundled expertise for your process device development

MESCO develops for PA! We have bundled and intensified our portfolio for development services in the field of process automation since summer 2020. We are now integrating our many years of expertise in explosion proof and functional safety even more closely with current PA issues and are more specifically geared towards Industry 4.0 / IIoT. Of course, as usual: from concept to certfication.
What exactly is new and what are the details?

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Review SPS IPC Drives 2019

Industry 4.0 and Digitalization were the most important topics at the SPS 2019 in Nuremberg.  

MESCO presented its way to IoT with innovative and client-specific development services and, as usual, also as a PROFIsafe Competence Center.