Provides single-source coverage on the full range of activities that meet the manufacturing engineering process, including management, product and process design, tooling, equipment selection, faciltiy planning and layout, plant contruction, materials handling and storage, method analysis, time standards, and production control. The text examines every topic involved with product and factory development, parts fabrication, and assembly processes.Ford Motor Company trimmed more than $1.2 billion and in one year helped Ford edge out General Motors as Detroita#39;s ... The techniques are concerned with simplifying the design in order to minimize the cost of assembly and the cost of the parts. ... In product design requirements, manual assembly differs widely from automatic assembly due to the differences in ability between human operators and anyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Manufacturing Engineering, Second Edition - 4 Volume Set|
|Author||:||Richard Crowson, Jack Walker|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1996-07-17|