Omnex Winter Navigator 2018

by Chad Kymal published on January 15, 2018

The Navigator – 2018 edition. Since its first publication in 1985, Omnex has been proud to provide value for our clients every year through our newsletter. The Navigator focuses on Business Excellence and Continual Improvement.


New OHS – ISO Standard is Finally Approved & An Update to IATF 16949


The Final Draft International Standard (FDIS) for ISO 45001, formerly OHSAS 18001, has been approved. It is time to start planning on implementing ISO 45001 if you are already OHSAS 18001 certified. Additionally, in October 2017, the IATF published Sanctioned Interpretations 1-9 for IATF 16949. These interpretations were based on common misunderstandings of of IATF 16949 leading to non-conformances

by Chad Kymal 


Reduce New Product Development Lead Times Case Study From A Major Tier 1 Supplier


As with 75% of the automotive supply base, spreadsheets and silo client-server applications with lack of standardization was hindering the global growth objectives of this customer. Their goal was to locate a global partner who understands APQP and can implement a single-window software solution for all the APQP / PPAP documentation and also provide implementation and training services worldwide. This problem’s solution must be easy-to-use, easy-to-configure, centrally controlled, and have the ability to be shared across all their facilities worldwide.

by Omnex Systems