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Concurrent Engineering: Concepts, implementation and by C. S. Syan (auth.), Chanan S. Syan, Unny Menon (eds.)

By C. S. Syan (auth.), Chanan S. Syan, Unny Menon (eds.)

BACKGROUND there's an expanding know-how that 'time to marketplace' is the major aggressive factor within the production this present day. the worldwide markets are challenging items which are good designed, are of top quality and are at low costs with ever reducing lead instances. as a result brands are pressured to make use of the easiest equipment of expertise with effective keep an eye on and administration followed through definitely allowing organizational constructions. Concurrent engineering (CE) is extensively obvious to be the method that could aid fulfill those strenuous calls for and preserve the profitability and viability of product builders, brands and providers excessive. there were many suggested successes of CE in perform. Rover have been in a position to release Land Rover Discovery in 18 months compared with 48-63 months for related items in Europe. as a result of its early advent to the put up for sale turned the simplest promoting product in its classification. AT&T document half counts all the way down to one 9th in their prior degrees and caliber 100 instances (in floor defects) for VLSI (very advancements of enormous scale integration) circuits due to utilizing the CE strategy. WHO should still learn this article? This booklet will target to supply a legitimate foundation for the very various topic often called concurrent engineering. Concurrent engineering is well-known by way of an more and more huge percentage of the producing as a need with a view to compete in trendy markets. This reputation has created the call for for info, understanding and coaching in solid concurrent engineering practice.

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AddIson-Wesley Publishing Company, Massachussets. 5. Turino, Jon (1992) Managmg Concurrent Engmeerlng' Buymg TIme to Market. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York. 6. Busmess Week (1989),8 May Issue. 7. Ettlie, John and Stoll, Henry (1990) Managmg the Deslgn-Manufacturmg Process. McGraw-Hill, USA. CHAPTER 2 Concurrent engineering case studies: Lessons from Ford Motor Company Experience J. V. 1 BACKGROUND All the elements of successful concurrent engineering existed more than eighty years ago. They can be seen in the introduction of the Model T, which was developed on a teamwork basis, Henry Ford himself sketching his ideas on a blackboard, and Joseph Galamb and Spider Huff developing them into engineering specifications, while Charles Sorensen checked the manufacturing feasibility [1].

3. The involvement of the foundry and diemaker from the outset, when prototypes were made from sand castings, was a good example of advanced quality planning. ---~ Case machining Assembly Gear finishing x x x x x x x x x x x x x .. Design engineer Process engineer Equipment suppliers Gauge/Test suppliers Foundry Diemaker Logistics consultant Systems office x x Concurrent engineering case studies Fig. 11 45 Robocad cell. production of high quality pressure die castings, so avoiding delays through doing this work sequentially later in the programme, with a risk of redesign then being required.

The audit should determine the following points. • How the product development process really operates inside the organiza tion. • Which design tools are installed and how well they are currently integrated into other systems. • What systems are currently used by individual functional departments and how useful they could be if shared widely across other functions. • How visible is the use of tools at present in the product development process - if not visible, is the product development process a black box that supplies answers without a need for real understanding.

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