Strapline:The international journal of assembly technology and management
Category:Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Table Of Contents: Volume 9 Issue 1
When Northern Telecom converted to an in‐line assembly process, flexibility was essential to success.
A quality improvement team at Rank Xerox in France has won awards for work on typewriter‐ribbon cassette assembly. Brian Rooks looked into things.
Drastic inventory savings in assembly have been gained by many firms through JIT implementations. Jack Hollingum reports on an IMechE seminar.
After studying current methods, a Japanese industry association aims for new manufacturing concepts.
A domestic appliance maker aims to maintain its market leadership through top‐quality goods produced on a new automated line.
The Special Placement Assembly Robot system aims to aid placing of odd‐form components on PCBs.
Accumulation of tolerances on components of sub‐assemblies has caused problems in automating assembly. Marposs has found a way round.
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Copyright Holder:Emerald Publishing Limited
- Prof Hong Qiao