Manufacturing Readiness Toolkit

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


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Manufacturing Readiness 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 997 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 improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 997 standard requirements:

  1. Are current instructions on the use, safety and maintenance of equipment, including any relevant manuals and directions for use provided by the manufacturer of the equipment and readily available?

  2. What steps have been taken to establish the supply chain that supports low-rate production volume, and to address potential risks to scale-up production volume?

  3. Are instructions for the use of reagents and consumables, including the already stated provided by the manufacturers, readily available?

  4. Does the supplier have the ability to deliver a complete, ready-to-run virtualization solution consisting of all required components?

  5. Is data acquisition supported by suitable peripheral devices as ID readers of the most varied types, label printers and so on?

  6. During machine changeover processes, how would you rate the consideration CSFs of lean manufacturing when implementing SMED?

  7. What type of interventions, public goods provision or market interventions, are required in each dimension to make progress?

  8. How can industrial manufacturers judge small technology companies manufacturing readiness and, if necessary, enable them?

  9. Has a product inspection and acceptance testing strategy been identified as part of the Technology Development Strategy?

  10. What is the current MRL for each of the key technologies being developed and each key manufacturing process being used?


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 book in PDF containing 997 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Manufacturing Readiness 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 Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Manufacturing Readiness 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 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 projects with the 62 implementation resources:

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

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Activity Cost Estimates: Did the consultant work with local staff to develop local capacity?

  2. Schedule Management Plan: Are the constraints or deadlines associated with the task accurate?

  3. WBS Dictionary: Are retroactive changes to budgets for completed work specifically prohibited in an established procedure, and is this procedure adhered to?

  4. Activity Duration Estimates: Which is the BEST Manufacturing Readiness project management tool to use to determine the longest time the Manufacturing Readiness project will take?

  5. Scope Management Plan: Are the results of quality assurance reviews provided to affected groups & individuals?

  6. Activity Duration Estimates: What are the options you found to help people prepare for the exam?

  7. Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: Were sponsors and decision makers available when needed outside regularly scheduled meetings?

  8. Team Member Performance Assessment: What innovations (if any) are developed to realize goals?

  9. Decision Log: Decision-making process; how will the team make decisions?

  10. Executing Process Group: Do Manufacturing Readiness project managers understand your organizational context for Manufacturing Readiness projects?

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

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

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


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Manufacturing Readiness 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 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 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 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 project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Manufacturing Readiness 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 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 investments work better.

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

 

Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.