Examines Japan's innovative, highly successful production methods... makes the Pontiac Grand Prix version of its GM-10 model, and Forda#39;s assembly plant for its Taurus and Mercury Sable models near Atlanta. This comparison was based on tearing down both cars, then using shop manuals to reconstruct the assembly process. ... its front bumper FIGURE 4.10 Manufacturability of Products in the Assembly Plant, Producers 96 THE MACHINE THAT CHANGED THE WORLD.
|Title||:||Machine that Changed the World|
|Author||:||James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, Daniel Roos, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 1990|