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Design and Implementation Approach for Distributed Manufacturing Networks using Axiomatic Design
(Springer International Publishing, 2016)
Rising logistics costs, mass customization and market-specific product variants are the reason for the current trend towards decentralized and geographically distributed manufacturing systems. Often these mini-factories ...
Designing assembly lines for mass customization production systems
(CRC Press, 2017)
This book chapter focuses on the design of assembly lines and systems for the production of mass customized products. It reviews the state of the art in Mass Customization and Mass Customization Manufacturing (MCM) to give ...
Sustainable production in emerging markets through Distributed Manufacturing Systems (DMS)
In the future, customer value will be achieved not only through the realization of a product or a service but also through socially and environmentally responsible and economically efficient manufacturing processes encouraging ...
Parametric and Generative Design techniques in mass-production environments as effective enablers of Industry 4.0 approaches in the Building Industry
While the manufacturing industry in Europe is looking at Industry 4.0 approaches and technologies to maintain the current competitive advantage, on the other hand, in the building industry (BI) they may push an improvement ...
Smart Shopfloor Management – Requirements for a Digital and Smart Shop Floor Management in the Age of Industry 4.0
The introduction of Industry 4.0 in industry inevitably leads to necessary changes in the production system and the information system of companies. Employees, methods and organizational processes are also subject to change ...
Knowledge Transfer and Introduction of Industry 4.0 in SMEs: A Five-Step Methodology to Introduce Industry 4.0
(IGI Global, 2018)
Industry 4.0 is for most companies and especially for SMEs one of the major challenges after the wave of Lean Management. The aim of this chapter is to provide a methodological guidance for the practical use of the Industry ...
Connectivity in Cyber-Physical Production Systems: Three-Tier Industrial Internet System Model for Connectivity of heterogeneous Elements in Cyber-Physical Production Systems
In the "Smart Factory", cyber-physical systems (CPS) must be synchronized with each other and with the outside world in order to exchange information and trigger actions. This paper presents a model for the design of an ...
Approcci e soluzioni operative: Azienda sanitaria dell'Alto Adige-Südtirol
(Wolters Kluwer, 2017)
Mobile Application for Collaborative Scheduling and Monitoring of Construction Works According to Lean Construction Methods
(Springer Verlag, 2017)
In the construction industry, an efficient management of information flow as well as enhanced communication and collaboration among stakeholders are crucial to improve construction process management. Construction processes ...
Distributed manufacturing network models of smart and agile mini-factories
Traditional centralised manufacturing systems will be replaced in future more and more through decentralised and geographically dispersed manufacturing strategies. So-called distributed manufacturing systems represent an ...