Lean Assembly: The Nuts and Bolts of Making Assembly Operations Flow

Lean Assembly: The Nuts and Bolts of Making Assembly Operations Flow

by Michel Baudin
     
 

ISBN-10: 1563272636

ISBN-13: 9781563272639

Pub. Date: 10/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Lean Assembly is a guided tour of lean manufacturing techniques applied to existing or newly designed assembly facilities. By incorporating many photographs, the author illustrates the improvements and provides factory personnel engaged in lean initiatives with ideas, solutions, and analytical tools.

Overview

Lean Assembly is a guided tour of lean manufacturing techniques applied to existing or newly designed assembly facilities. By incorporating many photographs, the author illustrates the improvements and provides factory personnel engaged in lean initiatives with ideas, solutions, and analytical tools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563272639
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

PART A: Analysis Techniques

Chapter 1: Key issues of assembly operations
Chapter 2: Product quantity analysis
Chapter 3: Trend and seasonality analysis
Chapter 4: Takt time and capacity

PART B: Assembly Concepts

Chapter 5: Visualizing the assembly process
Chapter 6: The concept of the assembly line
Chapter 7: Collecting assembly time data
Chapter 8: Line balancing

PART C: Detailed Design

Chapter 9: Assembly station sizing
Chapter 10: Detailed design of assembly stations
Chapter 11: Part presentation
Chapter 12: Conveyance between stations
Chapter 13: Assembly cells
Chapter 14: Overall shape of assembly lines

PART D: Assembly Quality

Chapter 15: Preventing picking errors
Chapter 16: Inspection, test, and rework operations

Bibliography
Index

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