Integrated and assembly oriented product design

Hubert K. Rampersad (Section Management of Technology and Innovation, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

Integrated Manufacturing Systems

ISSN: 0957-6061

Publication date: 1 December 1996

Abstract

During recent years numerous design for assembly methods have been developed to optimize product design for robotic assembly and hence reduce assembly costs. Various bottlenecks in product design are, however, still encountered with the widespread application of robotic assembly systems. These are mainly due to a lack of integral insight into the product design variables. Discusses these variables from an integral point of view, by means of a developed assembly model.

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Citation

Rampersad, H. (1996), "Integrated and assembly oriented product design", Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 7 No. 6, pp. 5-15. https://doi.org/10.1108/09576069610151130

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1996, MCB UP Limited

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