The Preproduction Quality Planning Procedure AS9100 outlines the steps, planning, and reviews for the orderly transfer of a new or modified product to full-scale production on completion of the “design and development” phase. The procedure applies to all departments and individuals involved with the development and release of a new or modified product prior to full-scale production. (8 pages, 1226 words)
Preproduction Quality Planning AS9100 Responsibilities:
The Engineering Manager is responsible for overseeing the release of the product design, including completing all forms and documentation identified in this procedure.
The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for ensuring that all product specifications and requirements are met.
The Manufacturing Manager is responsible for producing the product to specifications in a timely and cost efficient manner by providing input and feedback as requested in this procedure before the product is released.
Preproduction Quality Planning AS9100 Definitions:
Intrinsic quality – Quality designed into a product and the associated manufacturing processes.
Achieved quality – Quality assured through procedures for orderly transfer of the design information into the production department, followed by controlled manufacturing of the product.