HANGZHOU, China, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SANHUA Automotive recently held its first DFSS graduation ceremony. 24 product design engineers received DFSS "Green Belt" certificates on May 6 in the ceremony held at the SANHUA Automotive Research & Development center located in Hangzhou, China. The event marks the first time that an automotive thermal management supplier in China has awarded selected engineers with DFSS "Green Belt" status. Intensive DFSS training was initiated in May 2015 and the candidates were given 55 hours of classroom instruction. Candidates were also required to apply DFSS techniques to new design projects that they currently manage. On-site training and external audit certification was performed by IEG International. This year SANHUA Automotive will expand the DFSS training program into the manufacturing sector of the company and will also train more project design engineers. This recent event indicates that SANHUA Automotive is committed to responding accurately to the "Voice of the Customer" by building each new product design on a "House of Quality" DFSS foundation.
About SANHUA Holding Group and SANHUA Automotive
SANHUA Holding Group is a leading HVAC manufacturer of controls and components with a global footprint and 32 years of experience. Collaboration with the largest companies in the Automotive, Appliance and HVAC industry makes SANHUA a leading worldwide OEM supplier providing the highest quality components at the most competitive price.
SANHUA Automotive -- a wholly owned subsidiary of SANHUA Holding Group -- is headquartered in Hangzhou, China and employs more than 1,700 people across China, North America and Europe. As a global leader of high efficiency thermal management components, SANHUA Automotive continues to develop products that offer enhanced fuel economy savings for conventional vehicles and opportunities for increased mileage range in EV and hybrid vehicles.
As a leader of innovation management consulting, IEG (Innovation Excellence Growth) is dedicated to helping improve the capability of many global enterprises. IEG is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA. The global service network of IEG, in operation for over 15 years, provides customers with globally advanced training courses such as DFSS and TRIZ Innovation Methodology.
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