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Managing Production: Engineering Change and Stability (Hardback)
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Managing Production: Engineering Change and Stability (Hardback)

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Hardback 254 Pages / Published: 24/11/1994
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The management of production is faced with ever greater challenges as global competion mounts. The problems revolve around the paradox of flexibility and productivity in the organization of production: how to compete on price while retaining the capability to respond quickly to market changes; how to develop new products faster without jeopardizing product integrity; how to increase quality while reducing costs. The recent research on lean production has explored some of these questions in the context of the motor industry. This book takes a broader audit of these issues across the full range of the metalworking sector in the United Kingdom. Focusing on the engineering/manufacturing interface, the research presented here explores how 15 leading British firms are facing up to the challenges of the 90s.

Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198288411
Number of pages: 254
Weight: 560 g
Dimensions: 241 x 163 x 20 mm

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