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A decision support system for the justification of computer-integrated manufacturing

  • Suleiman K. Kassicieh
  • H. V. Ravinder
  • Steven A. Yourstone
Part of the Manufacturing Systems Engineering Series book series (MSES, volume 1)

Abstract

American companies are currently seeking ways to regain their competitive edge, market share and reputation for quality that they have lost over the last two decades. Their efforts have been aimed at:
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    improving times of response to rapidly changing customer needs and tastes by improving flexibility of operations;

     
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    bringing quality up to Japanese levels;

     
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    achieving these at lower costs.

     

Keywords

Analytic Hierarchy Process Decision Support System Manufacturing System Flexible Manufacturing System Advanced Manufacturing Technology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Suleiman K. Kassicieh
  • H. V. Ravinder
  • Steven A. Yourstone

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