The Possibilities of Lean Production – A comparison between different product flow concepts in the automotive industry”
Konferensbidrag (offentliggjort, men ej förlagsutgivet), 1992

A comment: This publication is authored together with e.g. senior research competencies (1) within vocational learning and training as well as (2) within time-geography with whom Engström have had long time cooperation procedures. But also personal at our department/research group (Mats Johansson) well as our knowledgeable contact person (Bertil Johansson) within Volvo contributed.

Volvo Uddevalla plant

work structuring


autonomous workgroups

manufacturing technology

assembly work

work organisation


learning and training

alternatives to line assembly


restructuring of information systems

advanced assembly system

long work cycle times

questioning lean production


Kajsa Ellegård

Göteborgs universitet

Tomas Engström

Institutionen för transportteknik

Mats Johansson

Institutionen för transportteknik

Dan Jonsson

Göteborgs universitet

Lars Medbo

Institutionen för transportteknik

Management and New Production Systems, Proceedings of the 3rd International Production Management Conference on Management and New Production Systems, European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM) and University of Göteborg, Department of Psychology, Göteborg. s. 31 - 36
Göteborg, Sweden,


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