Open Science Research Excellence
%0 Journal Article
%A Noor Azlina Mohd Salleh and  Salmiah Kasolang and  Ahmed Jaffar
%D 2011 
%J  International Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
%B World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology
%I International Science Index 55, 2011
%T Lean TQM Automotive Factory Model System
%U http://waset.org/publications/9274
%V 55
%X Integrated Total Quality Management (TQM) with
Lean Manufacturing (LM) is a system comprises of TQM with LM
principles and is associated with financial and nonfinancial
performance measurement indicators. The ultimate goal of this
system is to focus on achieving total customer satisfaction by
removing eight wastes available in any process in an organization.
A survey questionnaire was developed and distributed to 30 highly
active automotive vendors in Malaysia and analyzed by PASW
Statistics 18. It was found out that these vendors have been
practicing and measuring the effectiveness TQM and LM
implementation. More involvement of all Malaysian automotive
vendors will represent the exact status of current Malaysian
automotive industry in implementing TQM and LM and can
determine whether the industry is ready for integrated TQM and
LM system. This is the first study that combined 4 awards
practices, ISO/TS16949, Toyota Production System and
SAEJ4000.
%P 1394 - 1400