CREATING STRATEGIES FOR GLOBAL ASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS – CURRENT STATE ANALYSIS
Paper in proceedings, 2014

This paper present result from three global companies regarding strategies for creating global instructions, the studies are from a current state perspective. The result is based from a survey with 65 respondents. The designers are responsible for instructions and are from two different areas; assembly and service market. Furthermore a workshop has been arranged were two of three companies participated. Three main issues towards formulating a strategy will be discussed; (1) Information carrier; the results reveal that the most common information carrier for instructions are, Paper, Personal meetings and Desktops. (2) Who is responsible for quality assurance, most answers were production engineers. (3) Are there any standards concerning instruction at your company today? The respondents answered yes or under development in over 80 % of the cases on the question; if it exist any standards today.

Assembly

Instructions

Strategies

Global

Service and after market

Author

Åsa Fasth Berglund

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

Magnus Åkerman

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

Sandra Mattsson

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

Pierre Johansson

Anna Malm

Anna Perenstål Brenden

The sixth Swedish Production Symposium

Subject Categories

Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics

Human Aspects of ICT

Areas of Advance

Production

ISBN

978-91-980974-1-2

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Created

10/8/2017