International Convention on Quality Control Circles (ICQCC)

ICQCC – 2017, Philippines:

The ICQCC-17 was held from 24 to 27 October 2017 in Manila, Philippines. More than 100 nos QC Circles from the participating countries took part in case studies and presentations. Besides, Representatives from Mauritius and Ghana participated in the convention as observer delegates.

From BSTQM, Bangladesh a total of 31 Nos members participated in the Convention as follows:

i. CCM members                    – 2 Nos
ii. Judge                                   – 2 Nos
iii. Delegates                           – 6 Nos
iv. QC Circle Presenters       – 22 Nos
v. QC Circles                           – 7 Nos

Out of a total 7 Nos QC Circles, 3 were from DBL Group, 2 were from Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Ltd and 2 were from Beacon Pharmaceuticals. All the Circles from BSTQM Bangladesh were excellent and all of them received Golden Award. Short brief of the participated organizations was as follows:

Name of the Organization Background of the Organization Name of the Circle & title of case studies Member of the Circle Percentage as rated by the Judges in Manila
DBL Group DBL Group is a diversified business entity which has vertically integrated textile and apparel manufacturing facilities, with concerns in Dredging, VLSI Design, Sewing Thread, Dyed Fiber & Yarn, ICT & Telecommunications and Ceramic Tiles. 3 QC Circles:

1. Eco Warriors – “A Case Study on –Reducing operation fault of blower unit in the equalization tank from 36% to 5% within 15th October 2016”

2. Pioneer – “A Case Study on – Reducing Fly Contamination Problem in Yarn Dyed Fabric from 0.0162% to 0.005%”

3. Rainbow- “Increase Production Efficiency in Rotary Printing Machine by Using Dummy Screen in DBTEX Limited”

Eco Warriors:

1. Mr Md Nazrul Islam
2. Mr Md Shahed Alam
3. Mr Md Maruf Billah


1. Mr Tahmid Alam
2. Mr Mahbubul Mottakin
1. Md Md Mehedhi Al Nahiyan
2. Mr Md Hasib Hossain

Excellent (+85%)
Healthcare Pharmaceuticals


Healthcare Pharmaceuticals limited (HPL) is one of the best kinds of company in the pharmaceutical industry in Bangladesh manufacturing branded generic products for local and overseas market in Asia, Africa and CIS region. HPL adopting the most recent technology to formulate and to produce generic formulation ensuring optimum quality compared to the international brands. 2 QC Circles:

1.GALAXY- “Introduction of Semi-Automatic Sachet sealer with embossing instead of Manual Impulse Sealer to reduce Man-hour and increase productivity”

2. Innovator-“Minimization of label loss during labelling of vials from 29.60 % to 3.00 % by March 2017”


1.Mr Md Mukarim Kamrun
2. Mr Md Belal Hossain
3. Mr Md Siddikur Rahman
4. Mr Md Nazrul Islam
5. Mr Md Tanvir Haider Tanna


1. Mr Kazi Ehsanul Haque
2. Mr Md Fakrul Alam
3. Mr Abdul Kaderand
4. Md. Miftahul Zannat

Excellent (+85%)
Beacon Pharmaceuticals


Beacon Pharmaceuticals Limited has started its business operation in 2006 with a vision to become a global company that will meet world’s greatest health needs.  From its inception, Beacon is developing& delivering innovative & lifesaving medicines to fight against cancer, hepatitis, cardio vascular disease & other life threatening diseases. At present, Beacon is the number one oncology company and one of the leading and fastest growing pharmaceutical companies of Bangladesh. 2 QC Circles:

1. FAIRY MICROBIOLOGY- “Control of contamination for microbial Agar plate media preparation”

2. LEADING LIGHT- “Minimization of Purified Water consumption of during cleaning of Granulation Units”


1. Mr Lutfor Rahman
2. Mr S.M Zahid Hasan
3. Mr Md Abul Hasnat
4. Mr Md. Fuad AlKabir



1. Mr Md Saiful Islam
2. Mr Tanvir Ahmed
3. Mr Md Shahadat Hossain
4. Mr Md. Alamgir Kabir

Excellent (+85%)

Mr. Syed Alimuzzaman, Secretary General, BSTQM & Mr. Md. Masudul Islam, Life Member, BSTQM worked as Judge in the convention. Mr. Syed Alimuzzaman Chaired the stream no. 01 as Session Judge.