News Brief | November 2016
KEPL awarded by Quality Circle Forum of India
Pune-based Kirloskar Ebara Pumps Ltd (KEPL), a joint venture of Kirloskar Brothers Ltd (KBL) in India, won gold and silver trophies at the ´31st Chapter Convention CCQC-2016´, organised by Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI). Three teams from KEPL (Team Anand, Team MSD and Team Utkarsh) participated and presented their Kaizen case studies. The case studies were highly appreciated and awarded with the gold and silver trophies. The theme for this convention was ´quality circle and its allied concepts´. Teams have passed through the entry gate for National Convention Quality Control (NCQC) which will be held at Raipur, Chhattisgarh during December 16 - 19, 2016. This was a forum for interaction and, sharing of knowledge and ideas on quality circle and other allied concepts such as TPM, 5-S, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Poka-yoke, SMED, JIT, Kanban etc. The programme was categorized in a QC and allied case study, model exhibition, poster, presentation and visual display.