Six Sigma Green Belt Project | By Qurrattulain Shakoor

This project was about developing a solution towards increased scrap generation for a tobacco grade (SF2RWS) due to degradation in the primary conditioning cylinder in the GLT Factory, British American Tobacco Company (BAT). Scrap generation is one of the contributing factors in reducing the quality of tobacco grades. The average scrapper sample was 13.5%. The critical tools used in this project wRead More…

Words From Gregory Watson

It seems like just yesterday when we held discussions in Pakistan about the interest in developing a national organization for the promotion of the profession of industrial engineering. At that time I was Senior Vice President of the Institute of Industrial Engineers and was visiting Lahore, Pakistan to deliver a key-note address at the Quality and Productivity Society of Pakistan. We had a dinnRead More…

Women in Industrial Engineering

Engineering was once considered as one of the most underrated profession for women in Pakistan, although there has been an improvement in our society and the way people now think about it but I believe that more needs to be done. There is a lot of space for improvement in educating the mass of Pakistan. When it comes to Industrial Engineering, the term itself is already misinterpreted (even Read More…

The 3 secrets of highly successful graduates

By Reid Hoffman Cofounder LinkedIn Hi, My name is Reid Hoffman and I’m an entrepreneur and investor. I cofounded LinkedIn in 2003 with the mission of connecting the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful. I’ve heard the career concerns of students around the world, from the millions of students on LinkedIn to the super young entrepreneurs I’ve invested in.Read More…

Logistics Engineering

Logistics engineering mainly deals with the application of engineering methods to solve logistics problems. Logistics is the science of planning, organizing, and executing activities for delivering the required goods or services to the right location at the right time. Logistics engineering supports every stage of an activity to satisfy customer requirements.Modern technologies, communication Read More…

Considering Options in the Engineering Industry

There are a number of branches of engineering and some like civil, mechanical, chemical, electrical and aerospace are highly popular. Regardless of the branch you may be interested in, becoming an engineer takes a lot of dedication and hard work. If you are interested in engineering as a career, you first need to research the different options at your disposal. Some diverse engineering specialtiRead More…

Qualifications and Skills Required For Industrial Engineering Jobs

Job of Industrial EngineerThe estimation of production cost, creation of effective product design, development of production standards, revision of production schedules, delegation of responsibilities to the workers and completion of production within the given time frame are the major tasks executed by an engineer.Industrial Engineer decides and monitors the quality control objectives, and resoRead More…

Industrial Engineering

Today the importance of Industrial Engineering is known to all. Decades ago the importance of industrial engineering was limited to few. But today, we see vast changes in industrial engineering sector, and with more than years of combined research by experts it has been able to play a major role in industrialization.A nation’s economy is dramatically improving with the introduction of industrialRead More…

The History Of Industrial Engineering

The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology defines industrial engineering as: the profession in which a knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences gained by study, experience and practice is applied with judgment to develop ways to utilize economically, the materials and forces of nature for the benefit of mankind concerned with the design, improvement and installation of intRead More…

PSIE partners with IEOM USA

Pakistan Society of Industrial Engineers (PSIE) forms an exciting long-term partnership with Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) society based in Michigan, USA The collaboration is based on mutual cooperation in furthering the international support to foster industrial engineering in Pakistan and to create opportunities for Pakistani industrial engineering students and profesRead More…