Manufacturing MSD Tasks Within MSM

Part of the Advanced Manufacturing book series (ADVMANUF)


The framework as outlined in Chapter 4 has provided a generic list of MSD tasks specification for the MSD task within MSM, including tasks related to both manufacturing and supply problems. In practice, such a framework can be modified or populated dependant on the particular domain of application. This chapter provides a discussion on the principles and techniques of a number of the key MSD tasks in the manufacturing area: capacity planning, cellular formation and quality assurance.


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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Wu
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  1. 1.School of Industrial and Manufacturing ScienceCranfield UniversityCranfieldUK

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