Presents a full history of the Timken company, capturing the dynamic expansion of innovation at the turn of the 20th century, and the downturn of the Great Depression. It also tells of how their seemingly modest products have enabled inventions from the horseless carriage to the Mars pathfinder.... possibly returning from a meeting with Ford a when Bergstrom sketched a diagram of an automated continuous cup line ... The term was first used in 1946 by a Ford vice president to describe the workings of a new Ford engine plant. and itanbsp;...
|Author||:||Bettye Hobbs Pruitt|
|Publisher||:||Harvard Business Press - 1998|