Development of a product design support tool using manufacturing cycle time

Marsudi, Muhammad and Abdul Wahab, Dzuraidah and Che Haron, Che Hassan (2008) Development of a product design support tool using manufacturing cycle time. In: International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, 31 October - 2 November 2008, Beijing, China.

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Abstract

Nowadays varieties of product are still continuously increasing in the market. To survive in their business, companies should be able develop new products. This means that for a company, product development is an important aspect for competing in the market. In this situation, a need for a design support tool to help product development team in the development activities is very urgent. This paper addresses the development of a design support tool based on mathematical model related to cycle time, modeling a multi-stage, multi-product production line system and it can process a variety of products in a batch production environment. Products are processed according to a predefined sequence. The tool used at earlier stages of product design to develop products in a shorter time.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Batch production; cycle time; mathematical; model; multi-stage production line; product design
Subjects:T Technology > TS Manufactures
Divisions:Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering > Department of Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
ID Code:2255
Deposited By:Mrs Hasliza Hamdan
Deposited On:23 Apr 2012 08:59
Last Modified:23 Apr 2012 08:59

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