2 FAILURE MODES & EFFECTS ANALYSIS Välkommen, welcome, huān yíng, welkom, Bienvenue, willkommen, fogadtatás, benvenuto, velkommen, powitanie, bem-vindo, croeso, bienvenido, vítejteFAILURE MODES & EFFECTS ANALYSISThe following slides display information about Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited and the dedicated FMEA software.
3 Gavin Robbins Consulting Ltd. Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited is headed by Gavin Robbins who entered the world of FMEA in He has international work experience; having worked in:Europe: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, England, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, France, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary & WalesAsia: China, Malaysia & South KoreaAmericas: North America & MexicoScandinavia: Sweden & NorwayAfrica: South Africa & Tunisia
4 Gavin Robbins Consulting Ltd. Gavin Robbins has honed his FMEA knowledge by performing risk analysis on products and providing trainings for a number of companies that operate in a variety of industries, such as:Aerospace: gyroscopes & seatingAutomotive: seating, transmissions, drive shafts, airbags, instrument clusters, sensors, valves, handles, key fobs…Food: Packaging manufactureMedical: Medical Devices (e.g. capsulorhexis technique & medication metered dosage)Nuclear: CranesElectronics: Power station switches, airbag triggersClimate control: boilers, heat exchangers, air treatment
5 Gavin Robbins Consulting Ltd. Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited was established in 2007 to provide the following services:FMEA Facilitation: Systems, Designs & Processes for any productFMEA Training: Design, System and Process Methodology (VDA approach) & ModeratorFMEA Software Training: IQ-SoftwareFMEA Software Sales: IQ-FMEA, IQ-RM..
6 Gavin Robbins Consulting Ltd. Since establishment Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited has helped nearly 30 companies kick FMEA into touch, by:providing bespoke trainings that meet company normsbeing flexible to be available in a time of urgency or that fits within the development life cyclehaving a proven track record of helping clients pass customer / quality audits.Having the appropriate knowledge and experienceYou can view testimonials that are published on the website
7 Benefits of employing a FMEA facilitator An experienced FMEA practitioner minimises digression into different types of FMEAThe use of dedicated FMEA software makes the exercise more efficient and visualA effective FMEA records intellectual capital for the future developmentsExperienced FMEA facilitation will save time and make meetings more focused and constructive.Kick-off questions can prompt immediate implementation of corrective measures“FMEA results provided in an open file format”
8 Benefits of employing a FMEA facilitator Effective FMEA is a mitigation against product liability law suits as it is ‘proof of due diligence’An external FMEA facilitator may ask the ‘stupid questions’ that may have been overlooked as they may be thinking outside of the boxResultant robust products provide a competitive edge for the company and reinforces it’s good image.Reinforces communication within the businessThe risk assessment and subsequent risk reduction will ultimately increase the ROI“every £1 spent on FMEA can save £1,000 at a later date!”
9 FMEA TrainingGavin Robbins Consulting Limited has provided numerous FMEA trainings, these can be tailored to meet companies requirements, according to:Duration: normally 1 to 2 daysSubject: type(s) of FMEA to focus onContent: use of company specific products for the case study and risk factor descriptionsTraining material, certificates of attendance and a complimentary pen are provided. Trainings are provided on-site and groups are split into teams for practical exercises.
10 FMEA MethodologyTo ensure that FMEA is undertaken effectively a structured approach is recommended. The approach that Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited employs is the VDA Methodology. VDA is ‘the association of German motor car manufacturers’ ( This approach to FMEA coerces the FMEA participants to analyse, with focus, whilst inadvertently re-analysing previous steps; ultimately ensuring that all potential risks have been considered and dealt with accordingly. This disciplined approach is now widely employed by many international manufacturing companies and has 5 clear stages…
11 FMEA Methodology Structuring Functional Analysis Failure Analysis Risk AssessmentRisk Reduction123455 Steps towards effective quality documentation and robust products
12 FMEA Software Training Gavin Robbins has been providing IQ-Software trainings since 2000, thus has product knowledge of IQ-FMEA to IQ-RM Pro from version 3.5 to 6. Again these seminars can be tailored to meet companies needs, according to:Duration: normally 2 to 3 daysSoftware: version and productSubject: type(s) of FMEA to focus onContent: use of company specific products for the case study and risk factor descriptionsTraining material, certificates of attendance and a complimentary pen are provided. Trainings are provided on-site and requires that each participant has access to a computer with the software pre-installed. Temporary training licences are available upon request.
13 FMEA SoftwareEmploying a dedicated FMEA software product will ease the pain associated with this risk analysis. Gavin Robbins Consulting Limited currently utilises a market leading product called IQ-FMEA because..
14 FMEA Softwarethe visual presentation of the data reinforces understanding and provides clarity.
15 FMEA Softwareit conforms to current quality standards (VDA, AIAG..), such as the descriptions for the risk factors of Severity, Occurrence and Detection.
16 FMEA SoftwareThe software does not require additional software licences and the data created can be exported to an open file format such as HTML (e.g. as a website), which can be viewed by any internet browser
17 FMEA Softwareinformation can be reused for future developments, or for variants in the production or product
18 FMEA Softwareexisting data can be imported from other software applications…
19 FMEA Software..so that it can be worked on further to ensure the risk analysis is thorough and complete
20 FMEA Softwareadministration of people and their corrective actions is easy
21 FMEA SoftwareThe IQ-Software supports international businesses because of its multiple languages at interface and data level, plus…
22 FMEA Softwarethe ability to provide the FMEA in a format specified in company norms or by the customer. For example, a customer in USA may normally request the FMEA to be presented in the AIAG 4th edition format, whereas a German customer may require it in the VDA 96 format.
23 FMEA Softwareeasy exchange and management of data when implemented as a single software product, plus the cloning functionality (simultaneous engineering).Clone is createdClone is modifiedClone changed are accepted or vetoed
24 FMEA Softwareeasy report production with adaptable graphs and statistics makes it an impressive tool for demonstrating the information to a customer.
25 FMEA Softwareother analysis such as functional safety, fault trees, DRBFM (design review based on failure mode), process flow diagrams, control plans and fishbone diagrams are all available as a consequence of performing FMEA
26 FMEA SoftwareLicence fees valid until March If you need a NLX version or a quotation in pounds sterling, then please contact us.Software maintenance provides: distribution of updates , notifications of major service packs and software support via , fax or telephone
27 FMEA SoftwareComputers that can run Microsoft Office can run the IQ-Software. Below is the recommended PC specification for version 6:CPU clock speed 800 MHz or fasterMicrosoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista or 7Hard disk with 200MB free spaceCD ROM drive (for installation)512 MB RAM or moreDisplay resolution: 1280x1024
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