Does Levels of Automation need to be changed in an assembly system? - A case study
Paper in proceedings, 2008

Production of to day is getting more and more competitive and companies have to be on top in their area in order to survive. This paper discuss if Levels of Automation need to be changed in assembly systems in order to achieve companies goals when it comes to flexibility and time minimisation. The empirical data is gathered through case studies at six different companies.

Levels of Automation

Assembly system

Flexibility

Author

Åsa Fasth

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

Johan Stahre

Chalmers, Product and Production Development, Production Systems

The 2nd Swedish Production Symposium (SPS), Stockholm, Sweden

Subject Categories

Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics

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