What is the Role of Cost Engineering in QFD?

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Friska Yulismatun
Student (University), Indonesia

What is the Role of Cost Engineering in QFD?

What's the importance of applying cost engineering in QFD methods? Please share your ideas. Thank you for your inputs...


Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

Cost Engineering in Quality Function Deployment

Conventional Quality Function Deployment (QFD) is somewhat one-sided in that it focuses on technical aspects. Prioritization of technical attributes, if carried out at all, attempts to maximize customer satisfaction without considering the costs incurred. However, product design is usually a techno-economic process, hence there is always a tradeoff between quality goals and limited budgets.


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