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inspection

  1. the examination of raw materials, work in progress and finished goods to check that these items comply with predetermined QUALITY standards. The principal purpose of inspection is the identification of rejects, thereby ensuring that the standards set are maintained by weeding out unacceptable items (DEFECTIVE WORK). Inspection can involve examination of all items, or just a sample of items where the cost of examination is high.
  2. the inspection of buildings, plant, machinery and equipment which is also necessary to identify MAINTENANCE problems which might cause machine failure and disruption to production, or inconsistent machine performance which would affect product quality. See QUALITY CONTROL, QUALITY COSTS.
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Release date- 03092019 - RUAG MRO International has fulfilled the annual inspection on three Dornier 228 aircraft with special mission configuration belonging to the Italian Army.
Staffing levels increased the week before the facilities' annual inspection surveys, reached a peak during the survey week, and then dropped following the survey.
In January this year, the top court had issued contempt notice to RBI for not disclosing annual inspection report of banks under RTI.
Fall out The annual inspection event received full pass marks
The annual inspection fee per CNG station was fixed at Rs 35,000 and re-inspection fee at Rs 15,000.
This was said by Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman Chaudhry during his visit to NAB Multan Regional Bureau to review its performance on the basis of annual inspection conducted by Chairman's Inspection and Monitoring Team (CI and MT) at NAB Multan Bureau.
On that pleasant morning of March 29, I was under the impression that I will witness, at least, some change as on that particular day, the annual inspection of three government primary schools was planned.
In addition to pre-trip inspections that each driver should perform before they ever leave the parking lot, a thorough annual inspection is critical.
Moreover, the member states will be required to carry out risk assessments for specific waste flows and sources of illegal waste transfers, as well as set priorities within annual inspection plans.
Dubai: Many parents have objected to the education authority's decision to inform schools in advance about the annual inspection dates.
AIR cadet Taras Andrusin had nothing to fear during an annual inspection - he ended up getting promoted!
At each annual inspection, the mechanic would write in the number, the date and tach/Hobbs time at the prior annual inspection and the date and Hobbs/tach time at the current inspection.

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