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Lean Manufacturing -Module 5

A.Perumal, Puvanasvaran (2012) Lean Manufacturing -Module 5. Penerbit UTeM, UTeM.

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Abstract

Lean Manufacturing is an operational strategy oriented towards achieving the shortest possible cycle time by eliminating waste. It is derived from the Toyota Production System and its key thrust is to increase the value added work by eliminating waste and reducing incidental work. This technique often decreases the time between a customer order and shipment, and it is designed to radically improve profitability, customer satisfaction, throughput time, and employee morale. The benefits generally are lower costs, higher quality, and shorter lead times. The term "lean manufacturing" is to represent half the human effort in the company, half the manufacturing space, half the investment in tools, and half the engineering hours to develop a new product in half the time.

Item Type: Book
Subjects: L Education > LT Textbooks
Divisions: Faculty of Manufacturing Engineering > Department of Manufacturing Management
Depositing User: Prof. Madya Ir. Dr. Puvanasvaran A.Perumal
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2013 07:01
Last Modified: 28 May 2015 03:59
URI: http://eprints.utem.edu.my/id/eprint/8826

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