TITLE

CE in the long run

AUTHOR(S)
FLEISCHER, MITCHELL
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jan1999, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares the two companies Heavy Equipment Inc. (HCI) and Electro-Mechanical Equipment Inc. (EMEI), wherein HCI lags EMEI by several years in terms of concurrent engineering (CE). Techniques used by HCI for their CE initiative; Information on the EMEI CE effort; Observation on both companies.
ACCESSION #
1477475

 

Related Articles

  • Break old boundaries with concurrent engineering. Litsikas, Mary // Quality;Apr97, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p54 

    Discusses the elements for the success of concurrent engineering. Correlation between communication and product; Need for management support and listening skills; Importance of communication among customers, suppliers and other parties; Guide questions that help companies stay focused on...

  • Concurrent engineering: The key to success in today's... Thorpe, Paula A. // IIE Solutions;Oct95, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p10 

    Looks at concurrent engineering as it relates to competition. Benefits of this designing strategy; History of the development of the concurrent engineering designing strategy; Example of the design using Champion Road Machinery Limited of Goderich, Ontario; Questions to be addressed when...

  • Concurrent engineering: A case study. Harrell, Linda; Emanuel, Joseph T. // Industrial Management;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p29 

    Presents a case study related to concurrent engineering. Formation of the team; Decision-making authority, total responsibility and accountability for the product; Project goals.

  • Concurrent engineering. Yesersky, Paul T. // CMA Magazine;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p24 

    Discusses various aspects of concurrent engineering. Role of a cross-functional self-directed team; Up-front costs; Improvements in competitiveness through cycle time reduction; Organizational and cultural change as a requirement; Establishment of a pilot program; Importance of planning when...

  • Evaluating concurrent engineering programs. Gindele, Mark E. // Program Manager;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p66 

    Discusses the risks of contractor proposed concurrent engineering efforts. Assessment of the effects of integrated product teams; Benefits of properly employed concurrent engineering; Factors to consider for a successful manufacturing process.

  • The teamwork approach. Ajluni, Cheryl J. // Electronic Design;9/03/96, Vol. 44 Issue 18, p22 

    Focuses on concurrent engineering, an approach that allows design and test engineers to work together to ensure that a product gets to market quicker with less difficulties. Benefits to companies; Comparison with the crosstraining approach; Impact on time-to-market cycles.

  • Europe turns competitive with concurrent engineering. Blau, John R. // Machine Design;6/6/94, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p41 

    Reports on European companies' adoption of concurrent engineering (CE). Implementation of CE by Frank Carrubba at Philips Electronics NV in the Netherlands; CE in Germany's machine tool sector; Need to convince developers and production staff about the effectiveness of CE; Establishment of the...

  • Implementing concurrent engineering. Fleischer, Mitchell // Automotive Production;Nov96, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p14 

    Presents information on issues surrounding the implementation of concurrent engineering (CE). How to start out on CE; Implementation of CE using a pilot strategy.

  • Concurrent product development.  // Machine Design;9/28/95, Vol. 67 Issue 17, p174 

    Presents several concurrent engineering computer software and hardware. Includes Houdini 3.0 software; Edhge CAM's modular software; Objective MicroStation software; CimStation Robotics software; Myriad software; AlphaStation 600 Models 5/300 and 5/266.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics