IAI Launch/Transfer APQP Process

For nearly 30 years, IAI utilized Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) in order to provide for a smooth and efficient relocation of customer manufacturing operations.


  • Experienced, cross-functional internal transfer team
  • Extension of best practices
  • Improvement opportunities from current manufacturing model/system
  • Standardized, structured approach that is adaptable to customer-specific needs
  • Smooth, quick and efficient transition, which reduces cost, maintains quality integrity and delivery punctuality
  • Apply lean manufacturing tools
  • Explicit knowledge output results in standardized work practices
  • Minimize waste
  • Engagement with the customer and their products and process
  • Risk analysis