Release of new FMEA book
TUCSON, AZ (June 6, 2012) - Carl Carlson has announced the release of his new book Effective FMEAs: Achieving Safe, Reliable and Economical Products and Process Using Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, published by John Wiley & Sons. This book has been a two year effort and integrates 30 years of experience in the field of reliability engineering and management, involving hundreds of companies and thousands of FMEAs.
Effective FMEAs is written for both beginners and experienced practitioners, for use in industry and academia. It includes dozens of case studies from a variety of industries, and shows not just the procedure of FMEAs, but how to achieve uniformly high quality FMEAs that improve product designs and manufacturing processes. All types of FMEAs are covered, including System FMEAs, Design FMEAs, Process FMEAs, FMECA, DRBFM, Fault Tree Analysis, Reliability-Centered Maintenance, Hazard Analysis, Concept FMEA, Software FMEA and more. The focus of the book is application, and it includes end of chapter problems to support learning in industry and academia.
Whether you are new to the subject of FMEA or are an experienced professional, we encourage you to take a minute and review information about the book on the website http://www.effectivefmeas.com. The website includes links to FMEA articles and useful FMEA checklists to support a variety of applications. Anyone who has questions about the book or the subject of FMEAs can reach Carl at Carl.Carlson@EffectiveFMEAs.com. The book is now available for purchase on ReliaSoft's online store, and from Amazon.com and Wiley.com.
ReliaSoft is the industry leader in reliability engineering software, training and services that combine the latest theoretical advances with essential tools for the practitioner in the field. Founded in 1992, ReliaSoft has evolved into a total reliability solutions company, offering software and expertise focused primarily on the reliability engineering and quality needs of product manufacturers and maintenance organizations. Acclaimed for their ease of use, analytical power and unparalleled technical support, ReliaSoft's software products facilitate a comprehensive set of reliability analysis techniques, including life data (Weibull) analysis, quantitative accelerated life testing, system reliability and maintainability, reliability growth, standards based reliability prediction, FMEA, RCM, RBI, FRACAS, and other related analyses. The company also offers an extensive curriculum of reliability training courses that provide thorough coverage of both the underlying principles/theory and applicable software. ReliaSoft maintains an active R&D program and is firmly committed to enhancing the effectiveness and reputation of the reliability discipline through initiatives such as the International Applied Reliability Symposium, the Certified Reliability Professional (CRP) program, the weibull.com reliability engineering resource website, and others. To provide the highest possible level of customer service worldwide, ReliaSoft has established a network of regional centers in selected geographical locations, complemented by independent Sales and Support Partners/Distributors in specific countries within these regions. For more information, please contact the Corporate Headquarters or consult the Worldwide Directory.
For More Information
For more information on FMEA analysis, please visit the product website for Xfmea 8, ReliaSoft's failure modes, effects and criticality analysis FMEA and FMECA software tool (http://Xfmea.ReliaSoft.com). For questions, please contact Doug Ogden, Vice President of Corporate Relations.