Design for Six Sigma: Approach for reliability and low-cost manufacturing


  • Jesús Gerardo Cruz Álvarez UANL



Abstract. The aim of this study is to discuss new product development based on a traditional stage-gate process and to examine how new product development [NPD] tools, such as lean design for Six Sigma, can accelerate the achievement of the main goals of NPD: reliable product quality, cost-effective implementation, and desired time-to-market. These new tools must be incorporated into a new approach to NPD based on the Advanced Product and Quality Planning methodology.

Keywords: analysis of variance (ANOVA), design for Six Sigma, DMAIC, industrial
experimentation, robust design

Resumen. El objetivo de la presente investigación es la promoción de una discusión teórica y practica sobre el enfoque tradicional de lanzamiento de nuevos productos bajo la metodología por fases. Una revisión a profundidad cómo las nuevas herramientas del desarrollo de nuevos productos en lo particular el diseño para seis sigma puede acelerar el tiempo de respuesta al mercado de forma exitosa y a una relación atractiva de costo – beneficio. Las nuevas herramientas pueden ser incorporadas dentro de la estrategia de
desarrollo de nuevos productos bajo el enfoque de planeación avanzada de la calidad de nuevos productos.

Palabras clave: análisis de varianza, diseño para seis sigma, diseño robusto,
experimentación industrial, metodología DMAIC


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Cruz Álvarez, J. G. (2017). Design for Six Sigma: Approach for reliability and low-cost manufacturing. Innovaciones De Negocios, 9(18).