Integrated Manufacturing Systems: Volume 5 Issue 3


Operations and Logistics Management

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Information Systems Development for Concurrent Engineering

Francis A. Wilson, John Wilson

An integrated CEIS underpinned by heterogeneous database managementtechnology is an ambitious effort to integrate the informationprocessing work of an entire organization…

Integrated Manufacturing Information System: : A Three‐stage Decision Procedure

Lizhang Zhuang, George Burns

The fast‐changing manufacturing environment has been the prime cause ofa company′s growing dissatisfaction with its production informationsystem, which ultimately led to…

Distributed C3 Environment for Small to Medium‐sized Enterprises

Hussein A. Abdullah, Chris R. Chatwin

The adoption of integrated computer‐based manufacturing and managementtechniques by small, traditional engineering companies often representsan unaffordable and high risk…

Expert Surface Treatment and Coating Selection Assistance in Product Design

Chanan S. Syan

The majority of engineering failures occur because of surface initiatedeffects such as wear, corrosion and fatigue. Surface treatment/coatings(T/C) offer the potential to…



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