Quality Control

Advanced Quality Control Techniques in Engineering Industries


Quality control is a critical aspect of any engineering industry. It ensures that products and services meet specific standards and requirements. With the advent of technology, advanced Quality control techniques have emerged, revolutionizing the way industries operate. One such technology is FAT FINGER, a digital workflow procedure builder that empowers front-line teams to do their work correctly every time.


FAT FINGER is a software solution that allows you to build checklists, workflows, and digital procedures that unlock operational excellence. It features a drag & drop workflow builder, mobile & desktop workflows, dashboards, integrations, augmented reality, IoT device connectivity, and artificial intelligence coaching. It can be used across safety, maintenance, and operations areas in various industries.

Advanced Quality Control Techniques

Advanced Quality control techniques are methods used to ensure that products or services meet or exceed customer expectations. These techniques are often used in conjunction with traditional Quality control methods to provide a more comprehensive approach to quality management.

two inspectors comparing product with quality control checklist

Statistical Process Control (SPC)

SPC is a method of Quality control which uses statistical methods to monitor and control a process. This helps to ensure that the process operates efficiently, producing more specification-conforming products with less waste.

Six Sigma

Six Sigma is a disciplined, statistical-based, data-driven approach and continuous improvement methodology for eliminating defects in a product, process or service. It was developed by Motorola and Bill Smith in the early 1980’s based on quality management fundamentals, then became a popular method in many organizations around the world.

Lean Manufacturing

Lean manufacturing or lean production, often simply “lean”, is a systematic method for waste minimization within a manufacturing system without sacrificing productivity, which can cause problems. Lean also takes into account waste created through overburden and waste created through unevenness in workloads.

How FAT FINGER Enhances Quality Control

Quality Control Dashboard on FAT FINGER. Quality Assurance ISO 9001

FAT FINGER enhances Quality control in several ways. For instance, it allows for the creation of digital workflows and checklists for Quality control, ensuring that all steps are followed and nothing is overlooked. This reduces the risk of errors and improves the overall quality of the product or service.

Furthermore, FAT FINGER’s artificial intelligence coaching can provide guidance and support to front-line teams, helping them to improve their performance and achieve higher levels of quality. The software’s dashboards also provide a clear overview of the Quality control process, making it easier to monitor and manage.

Case Study: FAT FINGER in Action

A leading engineering company implemented FAT FINGER to streamline its Quality control process. The company was able to create custom workflows and checklists for each stage of the process, ensuring that all steps were followed and that the quality of the final product was consistently high.

As a result, the company saw a significant reduction in errors and rework, leading to improved productivity and customer satisfaction. The company also reported that FAT FINGER’s artificial intelligence coaching was instrumental in helping their front-line teams improve their performance.


Advanced Quality control techniques are transforming the engineering industry, helping companies to improve their products and services, reduce errors, and increase customer satisfaction. FAT FINGER is at the forefront of this revolution, providing a powerful tool that empowers front-line teams and enhances Quality control.

Whether you’re looking to improve your Quality control processes, increase productivity, or simply make your workflows more efficient, FAT FINGER can help.

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