Manufacturing Readiness Level Toolkit

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Work closely with Research and Development team to provide customized products to corporate accounts that meet the customers and Regulatory Requirements; continue work with commercialization teams to ensure capacity, readiness and launch success of projects.

More Uses of the Manufacturing Readiness Level Toolkit:

  • Evaluate the quality of in process and after the fact maintenance and ensure prescribed technical and management procedures are followed.

  • Follow and comply with applicable good manufacturing, safety, and Quality Assurance practices.

  • Confirm your operation develops capital investment requirements to support program needs and business area capital forecast and execution.

  • Allocate technologies and resources to support Program Management, the planning process, continual improvement, and performance measurement and reporting.

  • Contribute to and / or present technical data in support of product status with Program Managers and customers.

  • Analyze defect/failure quality data to detect unsatisfactory trends or weaknesses in the quality inspection system and recommend corrective and preventative action.

  • Develop and execute security programs associated with the protection of proprietary information in compliance with corporate policies.

  • Organize: monitor and assess your organizations quality program and elements of the program to gauge compliance with directives and established processes.

  • Maintain and control hardware tooling in accordance with quality business system requirements; Design and / or communicate tool design needs to mechanical design engineering.

  • Devise: safety and security observe safety and security procedures; report potentially unsafe conditions; use equipment and materials properly.

  • Ensure that all manufacturing procedures and processes conform to Quality Business System and/or contract requirements for quality and performance.

  • Analyze statistical data, evaluate and implement improvements to meet contract/schedule/quality requirements.

  • Coordinate the production activities of your organization with the rest of the facility and maintain schedules to achieve a high level of productivity.

  • Organize design to cost activities; track cost impact from design changes; report accordingly to design teams.

  • Execute the evaluation prograM And Accumulate data using Inspection and Evaluation techniques as Task Evaluations, Quality Verification Inspections, Special Inspections, Personnel Evaluations and Management Inspections.

  • Evaluate and report on future production level readiness with current manufacturing methods and resources.

  • Ensure facility and organization assets are properly secured and maintained to ensure operational readiness.

  • Manage: review and analyzes production, Quality Control, maintenance and operational reports to determine causes of nonconformity to product specifications and operation and/or production problems.

  • Identify areas for Quality Improvement and initiate Problem Solving activities to improve quality performance.

  • Coordinate: innovation display original thinking and creativity; meet challenges with resourcefulness; generate suggestions for improving work; develop innovative approaches and ideas; present ideas and information in a manner that gets others attention.

  • Audit: coach peer and team members on critical inputs and requirements of third party Risk Management to ensure the success of the program.

  • Coordinate equipment maintenance and repair services and make sure that manufacturers procedures and instructions are followed in order to keep production equipment operational.

  • Systematize: quality demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Manage an array of related databases and spreadsheets to capture and catalog data elements for trending, cross tell, and benchmarking.

  • Develop and implement a process ensuring the transfer of standardized change strategies, practices, methods when possible, in support of more consistency and speed of adoption at all steps of the NAM transformation.

  • Coordinate: plan optimally for short term and long term capacity by working closely with CAPEX, technical teams and Supply Chain partners.

  • Provide input to your developers to create tools that facilitate animation production, review and archive.

  • Evaluate and assess complex systems, subsystems, integrated systems/subsystems, or components for conformance to applicable technical data, engineering drawings, standards and specifications.

  • Warrant that your enterprise coordinates production activities with procurement, maintenance and Quality Control activities to obtain optimum production and utilization of Human Resources, machines and equipment.

  • Drive progress in manufacturing strategies as JIT, synchronous manufacturing, visual control and other activities.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Manufacturing Readiness Level Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Manufacturing Readiness Level related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Manufacturing Readiness Level specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Manufacturing Readiness Level Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Manufacturing Readiness Level improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What are the long-term Manufacturing Readiness Level goals?

  2. Do you have a Manufacturing Readiness Level success story or case study ready to tell and share?

  3. Is there an action plan in case of emergencies?

  4. What criteria will you use to assess your Manufacturing Readiness Level risks?

  5. What are your best practices for minimizing Manufacturing Readiness Level project risk, while demonstrating incremental value and quick wins throughout the Manufacturing Readiness Level project lifecycle?

  6. Are you satisfied with your current role? If not, what is missing from it?

  7. How is implementation research currently incorporated into each of your goals?

  8. How do you manage Manufacturing Readiness Level Knowledge Management (KM)?

  9. Who are the people involved in developing and implementing Manufacturing Readiness Level?

  10. What are you trying to prove to yourself, and how might it be hijacking your life and business success?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Manufacturing Readiness Level book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Manufacturing Readiness Level self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Manufacturing Readiness Level Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Manufacturing Readiness Level areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Manufacturing Readiness Level Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Manufacturing Readiness Level projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Manufacturing Readiness Level Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Manufacturing Readiness Level project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the acquisition process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Manufacturing Readiness Level project issues be unconditionally tracked through the issue resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Manufacturing Readiness Level project team have enough people to execute the Manufacturing Readiness Level project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are corrective actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Manufacturing Readiness Level project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Manufacturing Readiness Level Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Manufacturing Readiness Level project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Manufacturing Readiness Level project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Manufacturing Readiness Level project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Manufacturing Readiness Level project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Manufacturing Readiness Level project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Manufacturing Readiness Level project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Manufacturing Readiness Level project with this in-depth Manufacturing Readiness Level Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Manufacturing Readiness Level projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Manufacturing Readiness Level and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Manufacturing Readiness Level investments work better.

This Manufacturing Readiness Level All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

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