Showing posts from April, 2005

2005 QC Expo in Shanghai, China

2005 QC Expo will be held in the Shanghai International Exhibition Center from Nov 15-17, 2005. China International Exhibition on Quality Control & Testing Equipment (abbreviation: Q.C. China) has been developed from the single material testing and analyzing instruments and facilities to all sorts of on-line detecting equipments of the quality control in the manufacturing industry.

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Material Testing at was founded in 1995 to provide a forum where buyers and sellers of new, used, surplus, and refurbished scientific and laboratory equipment could find items, negotiate terms, and complete transactions online. Material Testing Equipment LabX is easy to navigate and very effective in selling, locating, and promoting a wide array of scientific products, companies, and related industry services.

eFunda: Online Reference for Engineers

eFunda stands for engineering Fundamentals. Its mission is to create an online destination for the engineering community, where working professionals can quickly find concise and reliable information to meet the majority of their daily reference needs. eFunda: The Ultimate Online Reference for Engineers

Comprehensive product inspection services in India

TCR Engineering Services, a reputed and independent ISO 17025 certified material testing laboratory, today expanded its service offering to include a comprehensive inspection and quality assurance services.This new service will help retailers, trading partners, importers and manufacturers assess product quality and meet the regulatory requirements of their industry vertical. The independent, third-party quality assurance services, provided by the TCR Engineering Services inspection team will result in improved product quality, with a reduction in customer complaints, noncompliance and product recalls.The inspection and quality assurance services from TCR Engineering in India include, Factory Audits, OEM Development, Raw Material Inspection, Initial Production Check, In-Production Check, Random Inspection and Loading Supervision.The inspection services team will be supported by expert engineers and TCR Engineering Services state-of-the-art materials testing laboratory in Mumbai, India.…

Sourcing with Quality Assurance from India

Most companies around the globe are now evaluating their upstream supply chains and seeking suppliers with competitive price quotes from India. If your company has not looked at this option before, it may now be the time to look strongly at India. When compared to China, India excels at sourcing industrial materials, engineering goods and metals.

For companies seeking India only a one-time procurement, cost advantage is India's primary draw, but companies seeking more permanent stakes may find immense benefit derived from the product quality and manufacturing flexibility offered by an Indian supplier. India's proximity to China helps in lowering the shipping costs and helps companies balance trade risks.

While the cost advantages of sourcing and procuring from India is obvious, most companies often delay their entry due to the initial capital and management outlay required, and the complex operational and regulatory environment in India. One solution to such problems is to retai…