1. Seiri, Seiton, Seiso, Seiketsu, Shitsuke 2. A tool to make unstable wasteful situations become visible earlier, then to allow for quicker more effective problem -solving.1S - Separate & Scrap, 2S- Straighten, 3S-Scrub, 4S-Standardized and Spread, 5S-Systemize.
1. Antilock Braking System 2. Acrylonitrile Butadiene StyreneAcrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene
1. 制动防抱死系统 2. 丙烯腈-丁二烯-苯乙烯，一种热塑性塑料合成聚合物树脂
Automatic Cruise Control
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line - a technology for transmitting digital information at a high bandwidth on existing phone lines to homes and businesses,providing continously-available, "always on" connection,ADSL is asymmetric in that it uses most of the channel to transmit downstream to the user and only a small part to receive information from the user.
Application Services Provider - It's a company that offers individuals or enterprises access over the Internet to applications and related services that would otherwise have to be located in their own personal or enterprise
Asynchronous Transfer Mode - It's a dedicated-connection switching technology that organizes digital data into 53-byte cell units and transmits them over a physical medium using digital signal technology. Individually, a cell is processed asynchronously relative to other related cells and is queued before being multiplexed over the transmission path.
Business to Business - It's the exchange of products, services, or information between businesses.
Business to Customer - B2C is the retailing part of e-commerce on the Internet.
Black Belt - Six sigma project coordinator
Best Busniess Practice
Bulletin Board System
Body Control Module
Business Engagement Team
Basic Input Output System - It's the program a personal computer's microprocessor uses to get the computer system started after you turn it on. It also manages data flow between the computer's operating system and attached devices such as the hard disk, video adapter, keyboard, mouse
Capital Appropriation Request - Form established to approve spending money for capital assets.
Customer, Acceptance, Review, Evaluation
Computer-aided Software Engineering - It's the use of a computer-assisted method to organize and control the development of software, especially on large, complex projects involving many software components and people. Using CASE allows designers, code writers, testers, planners, and managers to share a common view of where a project stands at each stage of
Computer-Graphics Aided Three-Dimensional Interactive Application - Full wire frame, surface and solid modeling tool for computer-aided design.
Cable Television (Coaxial wire for sending video signals to displays)
Customer Business Unit - A kind of software which can help the customer to develop customer financial strategies, evaluate business cases, review and approve customer quotes as well as to Responsible for growth of assigned
1. Critical Characteristics - CC are those product requirements (Dimensions, Specifications Tests) or process parameters which can affect compliance with government regulations or safe Vehicle/Product Function and which require specific producer, assembly, shipping or monitoring actions and inclusion on the Control Plan. 2. Consolidation Center
Compact Disk,Read Only Memory - A mass data memory system of CD(Compact Disc) format to change CD(Compact Disc) to DA(Digital
Compact Disk,Rewriteable - A rewriteable mass data memory system of CD(Compact Disc) format to change CD(Compact Disc) to DA(Digital
Capital Equipment and Tooling
Cross Functional Team
Common Gateway Interface - It's a standard way for a Web server to pass a Web user's request to an application program and to receive data back to forward to the user.
Corporate Health, Environmental and Safety System
Christmas Tree - Undirectional plastic pin that attaches material to the frame with relative ease.
Continuous Improvement Discusstion - Be used for performance appraisal of salary staff, the appraisal grade is U(Unacceptable), LP(Less Than Full Performance), FP(Full Performance), E(Excellent), D(Distinguished).
Cost Insurance Freight - The CIF technical term middle translated term or name adds a freight , closes a deal according to this technical term for cost increases a premium, the price of goods formation includes the from port of shipment to harbor arranging purpose's general freight and the premium arranging in the factor, therefore the seller gets rid of the identical duty outside having with CFR technical term , handle freight insurance right away for the buyer , deliver the insurance amount paying premium , insuring according to the general customs and usages of international trade , seller responding to according to CIF price addition 10%. Distinguish from if business both sides has not arranged concrete danger, the coverage that the
Continuous Improvement Plan - CIP is prepared concurrently with the Operational Plan and documents the actions to be taken in response to the identified opportunities for people, process and product improvement.
Coordinate Measurement Machine - An instrument used to measure three dimensional size.
China Management Team
Computerized Numerically Controlled
China - New Car Assessment Program
Center of Excellence
Contribution Margin - It amounts to net sales minus variable cost. The variable cost, namely the cost in proportion to production or sales such as materials in concepts of western management accounting.
边际贡献 - 公式＝销售净收入(已减去折扣与折让)－变动成本
1. Customer Oriented Process 2. Carry Over Parts 3. Curve on Panel
1. 顾客导向过程 2. 沿用件
Cost of Quality
Curve on Slider
Capability Index of Process
1. Combined Probability of Injury 2. Continuous Process Improvement
1. 头胸伤害组合概率（用于NCAP评价） 2. 连续改进过程
Current Product Improvement Process
Complex Process Capability index - The capability index for a stable
Complex Process Lower Index
Corporate Performance Management
Customer Parts Per Million
1. Complex Process Upper Index 2. Center Process Unit - The central chip in computer to proceed data.
1. Capacity Requirement Plan 2. Cost Reduction Program
1. 能力需求计划 2. 降价计划
Child Restraint System
Controlled Shipping 1
Controlled Shipping 2
Cumulative Trauma Disorder - Referring to is incorrect use the computer display or uses discomfort brought about by computer excessively, happen generally in need all the year round finesse organizes with chronic inflammation swelling , the main nerve wound appearing on meeting under grave condition from finesse to the arm becomes fragile , brings along pain and the finger in the occupation using a computer, rigid.
Design for Manufacturing - Product delivery process with the objective of attaining a product that may be easily manufactured at a low cost.
Design for Manufacture and Assembly
Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis - Is a document used to identify potential failure modes for the product.
Dynamic Host Config Protocol - it is a communications protocol that lets network administrators manage centrally and automate the assignment of IP addresses in an organization's network.
Deutsches Institut fǖr Normung - Germany industry standard
Do It Yourself - Do It Yourself (DIY) refers to the practice of fabricating or repairing things.
Dynamic Link Liberary - it is a grams, any of which can be called when needed by a larger program that is running in the computer. The small program that lets the larger program communicate with a specific device such as a printer or scanner is often packaged as a DLL program (usually referred to as a DLL file).
Design Verification Plan - Document describing a plan for verifying that a product (in prototype form) will meet product specifications.
Design Verification Plan and Report
Enterprise Assets Management
Earnings Before Interest and Tax - Company profit excluding interest and income tax.
Engineering Bill of Material
Economic Community of Europe - The Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) was established in 1947 to encourage economic cooperation among its
Engineering Change Management
Engineering Change Order - Includes a Change Impact Matrix to guide the implementation planning;indentifies all superseded and superseding items and documents by type,number and revision level.Provides a high level implementation plan for one or more approved ECR.
Engineering Change Request - States the recommended action to solve problems/initiate improvements/release documents;defines the need for the
Electronic Control Unit
Electronic Data Interchange - It's a standard format for exchanging business
Extremely Hazardous Substances
End of Life Vehicle
Electro Magnetic Compatibility
Erst Muster Pruef Bericht - A VW's abbreviation.
Environment Management System - The part of the overall management system that includes organizational structure, planning activities, responsibilities, practices, procedures, processes and resources for developing, implementing, achieving, receiving and maintaining the
Error Proofing - Removal of all potential causes of error through design, process, or mistake proofing devices.
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act
Enterprise Program Information Collaboration
Engineering Parts List
Enterprise Resource Planning - It's an industry term for the broad set of activities supported by multi-module application software that helps a manufacturer or other business manage the important parts of its business, including product planning, parts purchasing, maintaining inventories, interacting with suppliers, providing customer service, and tracking orders. ERP can also include application modules for the finance and human
Engineering Work Order - The work order that direct TC to do design work.
Frequently Asked Question - the questions which are related with a relational high frequency
Files Allocation Table - It's a table that an operating system maintains on a hard disk that provides a map of the cluster (the basic unit of logical storage on a hard disk) that a file has been stored in.
Finite Element Analysis - Mathematical method to evaluate and predict stress and deflection in manufactured components.
First In First Out - One of the inventory counting principles, often used in our country, namely the cost of inventory first in first added in product costs, so the inventory listed in balance sheets are close to market value.
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis - A systematized group of activities intended to: 1)recognize and evaluate the potential of a product/process and its effects, 2)identify actions which could eliminate or reduce the chance of the potential failure occurring, and 3)document the process.
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard - Regulates all automotive lighting, signalling and reflective devices in the United States. Like all other Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, FMVSS is administered by the United States Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety
Front Seat Back - The backrest of the front seat of a car
Front Seat Cushion - The cusion of the front seat of a car
Fault Tree Analysis
Full Time Employee
File Transmission Protocol - It's a standard Internet protocol, is the simplest way to exchange files between computers.
First Time Quality
First Time Through
Fiscal Year - The fiscal year of all enterprises is corresponding to national accounting regulations, according to the rules of national financial department. The date of our country is from January 1 to December 31, western country is from April 1(or October 1) to March 31 next year(or Sep.30), a few countries is from July 1 to June 30 next year.
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing - Method to minimize production costs by showing the dimension and tolerancing on a drawing while considering the functions or relationships of part features.
1. Global Delivery Survey 2. Global Delivery System
1. 全球交付审查 2. 全球搬运系统
General Motors - General Motors Corporation (GM) is the world's largest full-line vehicle manufacturer and marketer. Its arsenal of brands includes Chevrolet, Buick, Cadillac, Saturn, and Holden comprise GM's international
Gage Performance Curve - Used for measuring the repeatability and variation of gage.
Global Product Development System
Global Positioning System
Global Quality Tracking System
Gauge Repeatability & Reproducibility
Global System for Mobil Communication - A digital cellular phone technology based on TDMA that is the predominant system in Europe, but also used worldwide. Developed in the 1980s, GSM was first deployed in seven European countries in 1992. It operates in the 900MHz and 1.8GHz bands in Europe and the 1.9GHz PCS band in the U.S.
Hyper Text Markup Language - it is the set of markup symbols or codes inserted in a file intended for display on a World Wide Web browser page.
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Information Communication Technology
International Data Company
Intermediate Distribution Frame
Individual Development Plan -Be used for career development of salary
Initial Graphics Exchange Specification
Hourly skill assessment standard - ILUO describes the skill level, I- undergoing training with constant supervision,L-be able to operate but requires some supervision, U-consistently operates without supervision,O-understanding and complies with standard,φ-be a trainer
Integrated Services Digital Network - It's a set of standards for digital transmission over ordinary telephone copper wire as well as over other media. Integrated Services Digital Network in concept is the integration of both analog or voice data together with digital data over the same network.
International Standards Organization - Including different kinds of technical standardization for every walk of life. The organization aims at promoting the standardization and the development of relevant activities in worldwide, for the consideration of convenience in international exchange of commodity
Johnson Controls manufacturing system - JCMS originates from Toyota Lean Manufacturing System which includes 5S/Visual management, standardized work, problem solving, kaizen, constraint management, quick changeover, total productive maintenance, kanban, error proofing, etc.
Job Description - The job's responsibility, knowledge and skill requirement, qualifications，his/her boss and etc.
Job Instruction Sheets
Just in Time - A production and inventory method popularized by the Japanese whereby materials and supplies are delivered to the production site at the precise time they are needed rather than being stockpiled in a warehouse at the production site for a future need.
Kick-off Meeting - The first meeting to start a new project.
Key Product Characteristics - A product characteristic for which reasonably anticipated variation could significantly affect the product's safety or its compliance with government regulations and is likely to significantly affect customer satisfaction.
Local Area Network - A compunication net formed by interconnections of various computers, peripheral equipments and databases within an local area. It is always used to link personal computers and workstation in an office or a plant so as to share resource(eg.printer) and exchange information.
Lead Time - The duration from confirming order to product delivery.
Local Emergency Planning Committee
Low Emissions Vehicle
Last in first out - One of the inventory counting principles often used in western countries, it allows the enterprise adds the cost of inventory last into sales cost first, and so the sales cost is close to maket value while the price
Layered Process Audit - Layered Process Audits (LPA) are a system of audits performed by multiple levels of management. Key process characteristics are audited frequently to verify process conformance.
Milestone - The deadline we must finish the related job.
Management Information System - Ergonomic system which can provide the information service for the management decision-making, establishes with the systemic ideology,take the computer as the basic information processing method,and take the modern communication equipmeny as basical transmission implement.
Miscellaneous expenses/Petty - Miscellaneous payout that is not on plan.
Maximum Material Condition
Materials Management System - A system aim to accurately reflects all material suppliers and components/material data.
Manufacture Operation System - Describe the processes used for product manufacturing in BOS.
Measurement Points Drawing
Miles per Gallon
Miles per Hour
Master Productin Schedule
Multi Purpose Vehicle
Manufacture Quality Assurance
Manufacturing Quality Control
Material Quality Review - Quality Management actions taken due to supplier product quality problems.
Material Receipt Date
Manufacturing Readiness Review
Maintenance, Repair and Operations
1. Material Requirements Planning - Establishing and reviewing scheduling parameters for supplied components/materials.Communicating accurate and timely material requirements to each material supplier. 2. Manufacturing Resource Planning - It's a kind of management information system widely accepted by manufacturers today and an important part of Enterpise Resource Planning (ERP) system, which focuses on the planning and control of industrial process and represents the integration of cash flow
1. Measurement Systems Analysis - The analysis to a complete process used to obtain measurements. 2. Master Supply Agreement - The contract includes information about price, frequency of delivering goods, convention of secrecy, etc., which is subscribed before the business with the customer.
Material Safety Data Sheet - Recorded all those information relating to the material or product to make them to be used correctly and safely. Those information includes physical and chemical characters, fire and explosion protection, Health and saftey, leak and disposal, sepecial caution and so on.
Operator Description Sheets - Operation description sheet is the document which tell how to do something with in details.It tells you the way and requirement which must be done of certain position,job or activity.
Original Equipment Manufacturer - The roiginal equipment manufacturer is the one which has its own production or own productive technology and sometime buy the service of other company to finsh its production.
Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series - To manage all occupational safety and health risk relating to business, which includes plan, implement, achieve, audit and maintain the organization, planning acitvity, responsiblity, pratices, procedure, process and resource for the OHS policy.
Organization Chart - The chart descript the realationship of the clerks, departments and groups.
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
On Time Delivery
Off Tooling Sample - OTS parts are made out of production dies with production tooling fixtures and production checking fixtures. It is assembled at the selected local supplier and bench test validated. It should have same localized content as SORP.The parts could utilize simulated production processes to manufacture. Production machine and production line rate are
Private Branch Exchange - It's a telephone system within an enterprise that switches calls between enterprise users on local lines while allowing all users to share a certain number of external phone lines.
Personal Computer Member Card Internet Association - It's an industry group to promote standards for a credit card-size memory or I/O device that would fit into a personal computer, usually a notebook or laptop computer. Probably the most common example of a PCMCIA card is the 28.8 Kbps modem for notebook computers.
1. Product Cost Request 2. Problem Communication Report
1. 产品成本申请 2. 问题交流报告——PCR报告是对一个问题所有相关事实因素的综合陈述，它有助于我们说明问题的Who What When Where Why五个方面。它为记录问题的解决措施提供了书面格式。
PD-1 (Project Definition)
PD-2 (Engineering Cost Analysis)
1. Physical Defination Analysis 2. Personal Digital Assistant - It is a term for any small mobile hand-held device that provides computing and information storage and retrieval capabilities for personal or business use, often for keeping schedule calendars and address book information handy.
1. Portable Document Format 2. Packaging Data Forms
1. 一种文件格式 2. 包装数据表
Product Development for Six Sigma - The utilization of statistical methods and tools to predict and improve qualtiy before building prototypes, and then verifying that quality with pilots, pre-production and production units.
Product Data Management - PDM systems are used within companies to organize, access and manage information related to its products.PDM system serve all the people who create or need timely access to accurate product information in design, engineering and manufacturing.
1. Production Development System 2. Physical Defination System
1. 产品开发系统 2. 物料特性系统
Potential Environmental Issues List - A list contains any potential ergonomic issue of a project.
1. Program Executive Team 2. Polyethylene Terephthalate Plastic
1. 项目执行小组 2. 聚对苯二甲酸乙二醇脂塑料
Personal Fatigue & Delays
Process Flow Diagram
Plan for Every Part
Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis - Is a document used to identify potential failure modes for the process.
Potential Hazards Issues List
Program Initiation Feasibility Form
Program Knowledge Review
Programmable Logic Controller
Product Lifecycle Management
Program Launch Process
Product Launch System - Describe the steps for product or process development in BOS.
1. Preventative Maintenance - Maintain instrument or equipment periodical before it comes to malfunction to insure it works properly. 2. Program Management
1. 预防性维修——在设备发生故障前定期的保养以保证设备的正常运行。 2. 项目管理
Product Management Plan
Part Number - The incode to indicate the part.
Purchase Order - A purchase agreement in form of sheet with supplier.
Passanger Oppenancy Detection System
Error proofing device
Preliminary Process Performance, Performance Index of Process
Product Planning Approval
Production Part Approval Process - To determine if all customer engineering design record and specification requirements are properly understood by the supplier and that the process has the potential to produce product meeting these requirements during an actual production run at quoted production
Personal Protective Equipment - It is a protection equipment that can protect labour from accidents.
Problems per Hundred
Past Problem History Roadmap
Preliminary Process Capability - Short-term study conducted to obtain early information on the performance of new or revised processes .
Parts per Million - number/1000000.
Potential Product Safety Concern - Any potential safety/compliance issue
Production Quality Plan Team
Problem Reporting and Resolution
Process Flow Chart
Process Flow Chart - Visual approach to describing and developing sequential or related work activities. It provides both a means of communication and analysis for planning, development activities and
Prototype - Parts are to be made to authorized drawings, templates, models, and/or other engineering design records, using specified materials. Prototype Samples manufacturing conditions could be different from regular production requyirements, such as soft tooling, simplified fixture,...etc.
Problem Solving Document - Systematic problem sloving method form of JCI, eg. 8D.
问题解决报告 - 问题系统解决方法表式，如8D。
Process Sign-off - PSO originated from Daimler-Chysler is a process audit on people, machine, material, method, enviroment, process, software, fixture and tooling and so on under the condition of supplier highest daily production speed.
1. Product Validation - Analysis performed to verify conformance to all specification requirements when product is constructed using production processes, equipment and tools. 2. Parts Variation 3. Present Value - valued by current value
QS-9000 - Quality system requiements of American big three
Quality System Assessment - A manual which is used for idenifying the system is compliance with the QS9000 system requirements or not.
Quality System Basic Audit
Quality System Requirements
Quality, Service, Technic, Price
Quality Excellence and Systems Training
Quotation Work Sheet
Repeatablility And Reproductivity - Repeatability is the variation in measurements obtained with one gage when used several times by one appraiser while measuring a characeristic on one part. Reproducibility is the variation in the average of the measurements made by different appraisers using the same gage when measuring a characteristic on one part.
Side Airbag - when crash occur, the air bag that set in the outboard of driver seat is used to protect the trunk of occupant.
Society of Automotive Engineers
Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp. Group
Seat Belt Reminder
1. Significant Characteristics - Any design characteristic for which reasonably anticipated variation is likely to significantly affect customer satisfaction with a product such as its fit, function, mounting or appearance, or the ability to process or build the product. 2. Special Characteristics
Statement of Work - Overall description of the services. SVW names it as
Shipping Priority Audit
1. Special Processe Characteristic 2. Statistical Process Control - The use of statistical techniques such as control charts to analyze a process or its outputs so as to take appropriate actions to achieve and maintain a state of statistical control and to improve the process capability.
Supplier PPM - The number of supplier parts be rejected per million.
供应商拒收数 - 供应商零件每百万件被拒收的数量。
Safety, People, Quality, Responsiveness, Cost
1. Supplier Performance Rating
Supplier Process Sign-off - A "Quality Systems and manufacturing
1. Supplier Quality Assurance
Statistical Quality Control
Supplier Quality Engineer
Systems Requirements Request
Product Safety Sign-Off
Supplier Statement of Work - This document outlines the program
Seat Trim Outline Drawing
Sports Utility Vehicle
Shanghai Volkswagen - SVW is a joint venture established in 19985 by German Vlokswagen and SAIC.
1. Technical Assessment Procedure for Potential Supplier 2. Tooling Authorization - Form used to approve spending money for
1. 供应商技术评估 2. 工装授权 - 用于批准工装花费的表格。
To Be Determined - It's used to espress the state of some project in form.
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol - it is the basic communication protocol of the internet. It can also be used as a communications protocol in a private network.
Toluene - 2, 4 - Diisocyanate
Technical Data Sheet
Things Go Right - Past success experience
Things Go Wrong - Past failure experience
Test Issues Resolution
Top Load Top Slider
Theory of Constraints
Term of Delivery
Total Productive Maintenance - A system to achieve zero machine-related defects and zero machine breakdowns.
Threshold Planning Quantity
Total Quality Control
Total Quality Management
Team Rally - Team Rally is a yearly worldwide competition held by Johnson Controls as well as a meeting where every team can demonstrate their achievement and share their successful experience with others and is awarded for their accomplishment. Our company holds such a competition annually.
Universal Serial Bus - It's a plug-and-play interface between a computer and add-on devices (such as joysticks, keyboards, scanners, and printers). With USB, a new device can be added to your computer without having to add an adapter card or even having to turn the computer off.
Value Analysis/Value Engineering - Value analysis is a method for analyzing a product or process in order to reduce costs. Structured methodology used to identify elements of value and quantify the cost of providing that value. May be used to identify cost reduction opportunities or to provide a framework for evaluating the values customers place on products and services. Value Engineering is a planned, clean sheet approach to problem solving, focusing on specific product design & process characteristics. Value engineering is employed to maximize value prior to expenditures of facilities