New Product Development and Production Networks

Global Industrial Experience

  • Ulrich Jürgens

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Restructuring Product Development and Production Networks: Introduction to the Book

  3. The Challenge of Time to Market: Responses by Industries

  4. Comparing National-specific Approaches in the Machine Tool, Automobile and PC Industries

  5. Potential Use of Information and Communication Technology

  6. Beyond the Management and Engineering Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 425-425
    2. Ulrich Jürgens
      Pages 459-463
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 465-472

About this book


Prof. Dr. U. Jürgens, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin, is renown for his scientific work in fields like human resources, work organization and organization of production and development, especially for automotive industries. In this publication the authors from different countries discuss practical models of integration in development and production as realized in practice. Time-to-Market is the key for success, efficient integration of development and production necessary to reach the goal. Jürgens himself acts as a publication editor and creates a book reporting about the state of art in automotive and electronics industry. The publication is directed to scientists and is of interest to those practitioners, who have to develop the benchmarks for their own development and production.


Time-to-Market concurrent engineering knowledge management manufacturing production technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Ulrich Jürgens
    • 1
  1. 1.Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbHBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-08387-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-04255-7
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