Mastering Supplier Quality to Drive Down Quality Costs

GE Transportation, a Wabtec company, manufactures equipment for the railroad, marine, mining, drilling and energy generation industries and is the largest producer of diesel-electric locomotives for both freight and passenger applications in North America. In 2010, GE Transportation began to experience product failures in their locomotives that made it out to customers in the field. The failures were chronic and were costing GE upwards of $100 million per year.
Download this case study to learn:
  • How GE implemented ETQ Reliance enterprise-wide 
  • The modular approach that allowed the company to configure tailored processes
  • How GE cut its cost of quality by roughly 35% and tens of millions of dollars