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Topics include long-term capacity planning, facility location, system start-up issues, advanced automation, robotics, CAD/CAM systems, flexible manufacturing systems (FMS), computer integrated manufacturing (CIM), "World Class" manufacturing issues, the impact of rapid response strategies, and value analysis. Voytovich has over 38 years of industry experience. Such breakdowns and shortages are very costly overheads for mass-producers, intent on low-cost production.

Pages: 226

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (May 2, 2003)

ISBN: 1403902550

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