HomeDLSU Engineering Journalvol. 18 no. 1 (2006)

A Survey on the use of Statistical Process Control Tools in Philippine-Based Companies

Willy F. Zalatar

Discipline: Engineering, Technology



The main concern of this study is to ascertain the extent and magnitude of the use of SPC tools in Philippine-based companies. A survey was conducted in order to determine which of the major SPC tools are being utilized by the various companies and their reasons for doing so, what types of data are inputted into and the persons in-charge of constructing these tools, and what are the benefits obtained by the organizations as a result of the application of SPC methods.