Summarising Some Merits and Malfunctions of Parallel Product Flow Assembly Systems – Some experiences from substitution of the assembly line
Konferensbidrag (offentliggjort, men ej förlagsutgivet), 2000

work structuring

engineering of psychological aspects

parallel product flows

materials feeding techniques

work organisation


Volvo Uddevalla plant

long work cycle times

assembly work

evaluate work and work conditions

manufacturing technology

learning and training

restructuring of information systems



Tomas Engström

Institutionen för transportteknik

Lars Medbo

Institutionen för transportteknik

Comparisons of Management Practices between Japan and Sweden, Seminar at Osaka University of Economics, Faculty of Information Management
Osaka, Japan,



Produktionsteknik, arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi