An Assembly-Oriented Product Description System as a Precondition for Efficient Manufacturing with Long Cycle Time Work
Paper in proceeding, 1993


work structuring

manufacturing technology

alternatives to line assembly

advanced assembly systems

assembly work

learning and training

Volvo Uddevalla plant

parallel product flows

autonomous workgroups

long work cycle times


material kitting

restructuring of information systems

small workgroups

materials feeding techniques


Tomas Engström

Department of Transportation and Logistics

Lars Medbo

Department of Transportation and Logistics

Dan Jonsson

University of Gothenburg

Productivity & Quality Management Frontiers – IV, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Productivity & Quality Research, Miami, Vol. 2, Suthmanth, D. J., Edosomwan, J. A., Poupart, R. and Sink, D. S. (eds.), Industrial Engineering and Management Press, Norcross, Georgia

453 – 462

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