Progress in Lean Manufacturing

  • J. Paulo Davim

Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Omogbai Oleghe, Konstantinos Salonitis
    Pages 1-37
  3. Satie Ledoux Takeda Berger, Guilherme Luz Tortorella, Carlos Manuel Taboada Rodriguez
    Pages 39-68
  4. Laís Ghizoni Pereira, Guilherme Luz Tortorella
    Pages 69-89
  5. Guilherme Luz Tortorella, Rogério Miorando, Aurora Patricia Piñeres Castillo
    Pages 105-128

About this book


This book provides some recent research advances in the field of lean manufacturing. Its content is of interest to students in management and production engineering. Topics covered include Just in Time (JIT), Kaizen activities and Critical Metrics. The chapters are written by worldwide well-known experts in the field.


Just in time (JIT) Lean Production Lean thinking Kaizen activities Value stream

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Paulo Davim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of AveiroAveiroPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-73647-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-73648-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2365-0532
  • Series Online ISSN 2365-0540
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