Integrated OKP Product Development System

  • Shane (S.Q.) Xie
  • Yiliu Tu


To further develop the reference system structure of the Internet-based integrated PD system, as outlined in Chapter 2 into a working PD system, this chapter proposes an integrated PD system for rapid development of OKP products. The structure of the system is discussed and case studies are carried out to test the idea of the Internet-based integrated system. Several major modules of the system are discussed in this chapter. These modules include the structure of the integrated PD system, an integrated data environment, a real-time computer aided process planning (RTCAPP) module, quality function deployment (QFD)-based global customer interfaces and design/manufacturing knowledge bases to support product design and manufacturing. This chapter explores the definition and the structure of a system for the rapid development of sheet metal parts.


Sheet Metal Quality Function Deployment Simulation Platform Concurrent Engineering Sheet Metal Part 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shane (S.Q.) Xie
    • 1
  • Yiliu Tu
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing EngineeringUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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