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Organizing an In-Plant Program

  • Richard K. Miller
Part of the VNR Competitive Manufacturing Series book series (VNRCMS)

Abstract

Careful planning and organization have been responsible for the outstanding record of effectiveness, acceptance and safety of robot installations in the United States. Any firm which is considering installing a robot should be aware of the commitment which is associated with this effort. The robot user also has a responsibility to the entire industrial community and to the advancement of the robotics field. Through a conscientious effort by American management, industrial robots have achieved a reputation for not causing workers to lose jobs, being safe in operation, and assisting our nation to improve productivity. Every manager and engineer involved in a robotics program has a responsibility to maintain these goals of robot performance.

Keywords

Robot Performance Robot System Industrial Robot Seam Tracking Robot Application 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989

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  • Richard K. Miller

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