The impact of ISO/TS 16949 on automotive industries and created organizational capabilities from its implementation
PublisherSchool of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)
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ISO/TS 16949 is an ISO Technical Specification. ISO/TS 16949 achieves the objectives which are continually to improve the production of automobile parts and related services, and to strengthen the international competition for the automotive industry and its suppliers. By applying this quality system standard, automotive manufacturers could offer superior products and good services to customers. The more the companies know about the benefits if quality management systems such as ISO/TS 16949, better they can seek interest and determine indices of these systems. So, this standard has been implemented in companies considering a number of benefits. In this paper, we carry out an empirical study in order to verify the importance these benefits and ranking them based on the value of importance. Finally, the study tends to provide a reference guide considering benefits assessment and created organizational capabilities from this standard for the automotive industry in pursuing ISO/TS 16949 and procuring maximum benefit from the results.
CitationOstadi, Bakhtiar; Aghdasi, Mohammad; Kazemzadeh, Reza Baradaran. The impact of ISO/TS 16949 on automotive industries and created organizational capabilities from its implementation. "Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management", Desembre 2010, vol. 3, núm. 3, p. 494-511.