Second Edition of SPC Manual from AIAG

The Statistical Process Control Reference Manual, second edition, is now available. This reference manual, published by DaimlerChrysler Corporation, Ford Motor Company and General Motors Corporation, provides an approach to the fundamentals of statistical process control (SPC) based on use in the automotive industry. The manual also establishes a basis for understanding more advanced SPC methods.

The SPC Reference Manual, Second Edition, has an improved flow and:

  • Reinforces the need for a systemic approach to analysis of variation in data
  • Addresses additional control chart methods and tools, and
  • Expands and improves coverage of the capability analysis of non-normal data

The Statistic Process Control is available from AIAG at a price of $15 for members and $45 for non-members. To purchase, visit the AIAG Online Store at You can also order through AIAG customer service at 248-358-3003.