Reports on a conference staged to bring together all parties concerned with the specification, analysis, design and operation of manufacturing systems. Identifies a business objective approach, an “integration quotient”, and support in terms of computer‐aided software engineering as key issues. Concludes that: available systems methods can be of significant use, although further research is needed to establish the role of methods in manufacturing systems engineering, particularly in the field of integration.
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