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  • Stop Coding

    by Ajamo Adams

    The world is changing, A few short years ago a manual tester would run tests against software to check that the requirements had been satisfied. Fast forward to today and businesses want fast test execution, Continuous Integration with little to no human intervention.Stop Coding is a step-by-step guide into the new way of automated testing, using ground-breaking tools like Katalon Studio, a tool ... Read more


  • Design for Six Sigma for Service

    by Kai Yang

    The primary objective of this new book is to provide a comprehensive reference for those who work in a service industry setting. Unlike Design for Six Sigma a Roadmap for Product Development, this new book will address the 5 leading issues in the service industry, which are customer satisfaction, cost reduction, value improvement, change management and process performance measurements. ... Read more

    $142.44 AUD

  • A Complete Guide to Quality in Small-Scale Wine Making

    by John Anthony Considine and 1 more

    As the wine industry has experienced a period of rapid global expansion, there is a renewed emphasis on quality and consistency even within the small winery industry. Written for the small production program, A Complete Guide to Quality in Small-Scale Wine Making is for the novice to intermediate level winemaker seeking foundational information in chemistry and sensory science as they relate to ... Read more

    $101.74 AUD

  • Implementing Six Sigma and Lean

    by Ron Basu

    This is a comprehensive, user-friendly and hands-on book that is a single source of reference of tools and techniques for all quality practitioners.Implementing Six Sigma and Lean covers the basics of how to manage for consistently high quality and gives good coverage of both simple tools and advanced techniques which can be used in all businesses. This book provides guidance on how to use these ... Read more

    $76.77 AUD

  • Six Sigma--The First 90 Days

    by Stephen A. Zinkgraf

    Start Six Sigma Fast—And Achieve Powerful Business Benefits Within Months   This book offers leaders a proven turnkey approach to launching a Six Sigma initiative in 90 days and using it to transform your company within a year.   Drawing on their experience with fifty Six Sigma programs at companies ranging from AlliedSignal to Motorola, Stephen A. Zinkg... ... Read more

    $36.95 AUD

  • Fire Protection

    Detection, Notification, and Suppression

    by Robert C. Till and 1 more

    The Second Edition of this introduction to fire protection systems is completely revised and updated to offer the student, architect or engineer the basics of fire protection devices and equipment, and how they may be applied to any given project. Fire Protection: Detection, Notification, and Suppression reveals the “nuts and bolts” of fire protection system selection, design and equipment in an ... Read more

    $116.15 AUD

  • Kaizen and Kaizen Event Implementation

    by Chris A. Ortiz

    The Practical, How-to Guide to Succeeding with Kaizen Programs and Events Today manufacturers need kaizen’s continuous productivity improvement and waste reduction techniques more than ever. Kaizen and Kaizen Event Implementation provides specific, detailed solutions that have proven successful in real manufacturing environments. Ortiz, author of the best-selling Lessons from a Lean Consultant ... Read more

    $38.71 AUD

  • Applying Lean Thinking: Systems and Value Streams

    by James Lewis and 1 more

    series Applying Lean Thinking
    Everything we do and everything we interact with are individual steps in processes that are part of larger systems. Understanding how to see and identify Waste within each step is important, but you will realize the most effective and productive business transformation when the entire sequence of steps is improved. In addition to identifying each step in a process, it’s important to see the ... Read more

    $7.52 AUD

  • Steam Shovels and Steam Shovel Work (Illustrations)

    by E. A. Hermann

    Example in this ebook   Part I.—Steam Shovels. The following article originated in a short paper which was read before a local society of civil engineers, and there were so many requests made for this paper and the illustrations presented with it that the author was led to believe that there was a demand for such information. Believing that a better understanding of the capabilities of these ... Read more

    $2.10 AUD

  • Critical Infrastructures: Risk and Vulnerability Assessment in Transportation of Dangerous Goods

    Transportation by Road and Rail

    by Bogdan I. Vamanu and 2 more

    series Topics in Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality #31
    This book addresses a key issue in today’s society: the safer transport of dangerous goods, taking into account people, the environment and economics. In particular, it offers a potential approach to identifying the issues, developing the models, providing the methods and recommending the tools to address the risks and vulnerabilities involved. We believe this can only be achieved by assessing ... Read more

    $170.16 AUD

  • Building Lean Supply Chains with the Theory of Constraints

    by Mandyam Srinivasan

    Innovative strategies for building and managing the supply chain using Lean and the Theory of Constraints (TOC)With an emphasis on systems thinking, Building Lean Supply Chains with the Theory of Constraints uniquely integrates TOC with Lean, illustrating how these two philosophies complement and reinforce each other to create the smooth flow of goods and services through the supply chain. The ... Read more

    $100.97 AUD

  • Creating Powerful Brands

    by Leslie de Chernatony

    This has long been the one book that students can rely on to get them thinking critically and strategically about branding. This new fourth edition is no exception. THE definitive introductory textbook for this crucial topic, it is highly illustrated and comes packed with over 50 brand-new, real examples of influential marketing campaigns.Bullets:• Summarises the latest thinking and best practice ... Read more

    $83.92 AUD

  • Recent Studies on Risk Analysis and Statistical Modeling

    by Teresa A. Oliveira and 3 more

    series Contributions to Statistics
    This book provides an overview of the latest developments in the field of risk analysis (RA). Statistical methodologies have long-since been employed as crucial decision support tools in RA. Thus, in the context of this new century, characterized by a variety of daily risks - from security to health risks - the importance of exploring theoretical and applied issues connecting RA and statistical ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Rethinking Risk and the Precautionary Principle

    by Julian Morris

    Rethinking Risk and the Precautionary Principle challenges the claim that the precautionary principle is an appropriate guide to public policy decision-making in the face of uncertainty.The precautionary principle is frequently invoked as a justification for regulating human activities. From bans on the use of growth hormones in cattle to restrictions on children's playground activities, ... Read more

    $61.37 AUD


    A Practical Approach

    by Sara Mortimore and 1 more

    HACCP: A Practical Approach, 3rd edition has been updatedto include the current best practice and new developments in HACCP application since the last edition was published in 1998. This book is intended to be a compendium of up-to-date thinking and best practice approaches to the development, implementation, and maintenance of HACCP programs for food safety management.Introductory chapters set ... Read more

    $125.17 AUD

  • Innovation

    A Systems Approach

    by Adedeji B. Badiru

    series Analytics and Control
    Innovation: A Systems ApproachSubject Guide: Engineering-Industrial & ManufacturingIt is a systems world. This concise book uses a systems-based approach to show how innovation is ubiquitous in all facets of endeavors, including business, industry, government, and academia. The systems approach facilitates process design, evaluation, justification, and integration. This book explicitly highlights ... Read more

    $30.35 AUD

  • A Guide To Practical Human Reliability Assessment

    by B. Kirwan

    Human error is here to stay. This perhaps obvious statement has a profound implication for society when faced with the types of hazardous system accidents that have occurred over the past three decades. Such accidents have been strongly influenced by human error, yet many system designs in existence or being planned and built do not take human error into consideration.; "A Guide to Practical Human ... Read more

    $187.54 AUD

  • Mastering Project Time Management, Cost Control, and Quality Management

    Proven Methods for Controlling the Three Elements that Define Project Deliverables

    by Randal Wilson

    Mastering Project Time Management, Cost Control, and Quality Management gives managers powerful insights and tools for addressing the "Triple Constraints" that define virtually every project: time, cost, and quality.This book is part of a new series of seven cutting-edge project management guides for both working practitioners and students. Like all books in this series, it offers deep practical ... Read more

    $73.80 AUD

  • Theory of Constraints Handbook

    by James Cox III and 1 more

    The definitive guide to the theory of constraints In this authoritative volume, the world's top Theory of Constraints (TOC) experts reveal how to implement the ground-breaking management and improvement methodology developed by Dr. Eliyahu M. Goldratt. Theory of Constraints Handbook offers an in-depth examination of this revolutionary concept of bringing about global organization performance ... Read more

    $164.55 AUD

  • Introduction to Logistics Systems Management

    by Gianpaolo Ghiani and 2 more

    series Wiley Series in Operations Research and Management Science
    Introduction to Logistics Systems Management is the fully revised and enhanced version of the 2004 prize-winning textbook Introduction to Logistics Systems Planning and Control, used in universities around the world.This textbook offers an introduction to the methodological aspects of logistics systems management and is based on the rich experience of the authors in teaching, research and ... Read more

    $84.99 AUD

  • Solutions Manual to accompany Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis

    by Ann G. Ryan and 3 more

    As the Solutions Manual, this book is meant to accompany the main title, Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition. Clearly balancing theory with applications, this book describes both the conventional and less common uses of linear regression in the practical context of today's mathematical and scientific research. Beginning with a general introduction to regression modeling, ... Read more

    $45.99 AUD

  • Principles of Risk Analysis

    Decision Making Under Uncertainty

    by Charles Yoe

    In every decision problem there are things we know and things we do not know. Risk analysis science uses the best available evidence to assess what we know while it is carefully intentional in the way it addresses the importance of the things we do not know in the evaluation of decision choices and decision outcomes. The field of risk analysis science continues to expand and grow and the second ... Read more

    $321.52 AUD

  • Navigating Safety

    Necessary Compromises and Trade-Offs - Theory and Practice

    by René Amalberti

    series SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
    Managing safety in a professional environment requires constant negotiation with other competitive dimensions of risk management (finances, market and political drivers, manpower and social crisis). This is obvious, although generally not said in safety manuals. The book provides a unique vision of how to best find these compromises, starting with lessons learnt from natural risk management by ... Read more

    $81.06 AUD

  • Auslegung von Konstruktionselementen

    Sicherheit, Lebensdauer und Zuverlässigkeit im Maschinenbau

    by Dietrich Schlottmann and 1 more

    series VDI-Buch
    Dieses Fachbuch befasst sich mit der Auslegung von Maschinenelementen. Die Autoren vermitteln dazu die Grundlagen der Berechnung einer „Sicherheit", der Berechnung einer Lebensdauer bei Ermüdung, Verschleiß und anderen Schädigungsprozessen und der Ermittlung der Zuverlässigkeit bzw. Schadenswahrscheinlichkeit maschinenbaulicher Systeme. Leser entdecken in dem Buch einen direkten Zusammenhang ... Read more

    $98.11 AUD