Zero defects are the basis for lean production

Times have changed and conventional mass production is a thing of the past. Particularly in the automotive industry, mass production as per Henry Ford is not always appropriate for today's variety of models. Instead of automating entire production lines for the overall production processes, it is now increasingly common to integrate semi-automatic production steps. It is the smaller production batches that are raising the importance of the lean production concept. The aim is to maximize the process efficiency of the production as a whole, while minimizing waste and thereby reducing production costs.

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2017. 11. 14.
In the development of cooling lubricants, Blaser Swisslube relies on Kistler's measurement expertise.
2017. 8. 11.
Applus IDIADA relies on DTI in-dummy technology from Kistler for Test Device for Human Occupant Restraint...
2017. 1. 4.
Road safety is a central topic in vehicle development. Through accurate measurements, Kistler helps increase...
2016. 12. 22.
Kistler makes progress in vehicle development possible
2016. 12. 22.
Kistler Sensor Correvit® SFII measures world record
2016. 12. 20.
Kistler sensors deliver a maximum in data quality under any conditions.
2016. 11. 7.
Kistler pressure sensors enabled the Rosetta space probe to fly for 6.4 billion kilometers.
2016. 10. 5.
Since the end of 2015 FC Basel is using Kistler force plates to reduce the dropout of young talents.
2016. 8. 17.
Kistler makes the difference in the crucial sports moments with its Performance Analysis System for Swimming.
2016. 2. 19.
Determination of Pump Efficiency with Kistler KiTorq Measuring Flange System
2015. 11. 4.
Piezoelectric Measurements with CompactRIO™
2015. 6. 15.
Measurement Solutions for Automotive Test Systems
2015. 5. 8.
Quality Assurance in the Automotive Industry
2015. 3. 2.
How Brose improves the quality of its two-component production and automatically separates defective parts
2014. 12. 2.
The Kistler Group pursues a growth policy that is both ambitious and sustainable – and strategic acquisitions...
2014. 12. 2.
After a ten-year voyage, the Rosetta space probe's Philae landing module finally touched down on the surface...
2011. 8. 23.
HEWI and its Customers Benefit from Cavity Pressure Technology
2011. 2. 15.
End-to-end process monitoring for critical medical moldings
2011. 2. 7.
Cavity pressure measurement eliminates short shots at Fischer GmbH & Co KG of Sinsheim/Germany