World Class Operations
NMIMS WCO Assignment Dec 2020
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Q1. Briefly explain the ways the manufacturing industries transform to become World Class.
Q2. Why Quality Awards are important in the achievement of operational strategies which make the firms establish world class operations?
Q3a. How important are the environmental considerations in achieving world class companies? (5 Marks)
Q3b. You have been engaged by a large chemical plant to advice on environmental standards to be implemented for the plant to be world class.
Q1. What are the sources of environmental pollution? Explain with a suitable case
Q2. QFD is believed to be beneficial for implementing world class standards in operations. Do you believe this? If yes justify your answer with examples.
Q3a. You are the operations manager of the big manufacturing unit. You have been asked by the Chief Operating Officer of the firm to prepare a white paper on Benchmarking for the firm. In this regard explain the different types of Benchmarking.
Q3b. You are the operations manager of the big manufacturing unit. You have been asked by the Chief Operating Officer of the firm to prepare a white paper on Benchmarking for the firm. In this regard explain the process of Benchmarking
June 2019 NMIMS Solved Assignments
Q1. What are the building blocks of World Class Operations? Explain with suitable example. (10 Marks)
Q2. Briefly explain the different types of quality with examples. (10 Marks)
Q3. AL is an Indian automobile company headquartered in Chennai, India. Founded in 1948, it is the second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, fourth largest manufacturer of buses in the world and 10th largest manufacturer of trucks globally. It has manufacturing plants in India and abroad. The company believes in producing world class products wants to be competitive in the world market.
a. Think your-self as a consultant for the company. Briefly state how the company should go for implementing TQM in its operations. (5 Marks) b. With reference to AL, explain how KANBAN can be implemented in the company. (5 Marks)