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A CASE for manufacturing

Carl Gavin (University of Liverpool)
David Little (University of Liverpool, David Little is a research principal in the Advanced Manufacturing Systems Research Group in the Department of Industrial Studies, and Carl Gavin a postgraduate student supported by Andersen Consulting.)

Integrated Manufacturing Systems

ISSN: 0957-6061

Article publication date: 1 April 1990

Abstract

Describes the use of CASE tools in manufacturing as a means of reducing lead times. Discusses the requirements of manufacturing through the 1990s, as well as two leading‐edge CASE tools. Surmises that until all issues concerning CASE in manufacturing are resolved, adequate techniques with computer support will remain more productive than more appropriate techniques with no support.

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Citation

Gavin, C. and Little, D. (1990), "A CASE for manufacturing", Integrated Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 1 No. 4, pp. 201-204. https://doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000002076

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MCB UP Ltd

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