Monitoring and Evaluation of Production Processes

An Analysis of the Automotive Industry

  • Anton Panda
  • Jozef Jurko
  • Iveta Pandová

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 1-2
  3. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 3-4
  4. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 5-10
  5. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 11-27
  6. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 53-72
  7. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 73-79
  8. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 81-89
  9. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 99-101
  10. Anton Panda, Jozef Jurko, Iveta Pandová
    Pages 111-112
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 113-117

About this book


This book presents topics on monitoring and evaluation of production processes in the automotive industry. Regulation of production processes is also described in details. The text deals with the implementation and evaluation of these processes during the mass production of components useful in the automotive industry. It evaluates the effects and results achieved after implementation in practice. The book takes into account the different methodologies of the world's automakers and applicable standards, such as standard EN ISO 9001 and the requirements of VDA and ISO/TS 16949. The content is used to those working with the development, production and quality control of new products in the demanding automotive industry. The information provided may also be useful to engineers and technical staff in organizations working with series production and production of spare parts for the automotive and other demanding industries. The content presented was written based on discussions with various companies and organizations, such as Magna Steyr (Graz, Austria), Ford (Cologne, Germany; Prague, CZ), GM Powertrain (Győr, Hungary), VW (Škoda), ZF (Passau, Friedrichshafen, Germany), Bosch-Rexroth AG (Fellbach, Germany), John Deere (Mannheim, Germany; USA), Claas (Paderborn, Germany), Allison Transmission (USA), Landini (Reggio Emilia, Milan, Italy), Timken Polska (Sosnowiec, Poland), SNR France (Annecy, France), Sweden SKF Group (Lutsk, Ukraine), ZVL Ltd. (Hattingen, Germany), ZVL SpA (Milano, Italy), FAG Schaeffler Group (Debrecen, Hungary), VPZ (Vologda, Russia), ZKL OJSC  (Brno, CZ), ZVL Auto Company Ltd. (Prešov, Slovakia), ZVL (Žilina, Slovakia), MAN (Munich, Germany), FTE Automotive (Kerpen, Germany), Rösler (Untermerzbach, Germany; Vienna, Austria), Spaleck (Bocholt, Germany) and Caterpillar (USA). This comprehensive study was supported by grant VEGA 1/0409/13.



Production process capability Capability of gauges Capability of machines Manufacturing regulation Measuring equipments

Authors and affiliations

  • Anton Panda
    • 1
  • Jozef Jurko
    • 2
  • Iveta Pandová
    • 3
  1. 1.Fac Manufacturing Technologies PrešovTechnical university of KošicePrešovSlovakia
  2. 2.Dep. of Process EngineeringTechnical university of KošicePrešovSlovakia
  3. 3.Fac Manuf Technol PrešovTechnical university of KošicePrešovSlovakia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-29441-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-29442-1
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