Production development is about improving existing production systems and developing new ones. The production system should be developed in integration with the product, as a part of the overall product realization process, and not in sequence after the product has already been designed. Production Development: Design and Operation of Production Systems takes a holistic viewpoint on the production system and its design process during the whole system life cycle. A working procedure demonstrating how to design and realize the production system is presented, together with a number of related production development aspects. Production Development: Design and Operation of Production Systems is illustrated with a large number of figures and industrial examples. The book can be used as a reference for teachers and students, or as a manual for professionals within the field of production.The result was a tremendously successful production system; the Toyota Production System. ... would become their sensei and tell them how to do things ( a sensei is a senior teacher or mentor, working in practice with problems in production). ... Source: Womack and Jones (1996) Toyota also adapted quality thinking from the American pioneer within quality engineering, Edwards Deming ( other keyanbsp;...
|Author||:||Monica Bellgran, Eva Kristina Säfsten|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-11-03|