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A Model of Methodology Need for AQAL Production System

  • Ziqiong Deng
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT)

Abstract

This paper firstly makes a survey on computer integrated manufacturing, lean production, “keiretsu”, and agile manufacturing. Then, definitions for production system (product-alliance oriented corporation), four-external-factors and four-internal-factors of production system, and AQAL (Attractive, Qualitative, Agile, and Lean) production system are given. Finally, a model of methodology need for AQAL production system is given as well.

Keywords

Enterprise integration lean production agile manufacturing production system methodology 

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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ziqiong Deng
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  1. 1.Narvik Institute of TechnologyNarvikNorway

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