Triggering Production

  • Bruno G. Rüttimann


In Chap.  6 we developed the concepts of linking different manufacturing cells to an entire production system. Supermarkets were introduced to decouple demand and supply due to different call-off and replenishment rates. We enounced the
  • Cardinal Theorem of Lean (JIT Theorem)

  • Theorem of Lean Production Control (TR Synchronization Theorem).

References and Selected Readings

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    Inspire AG: Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Curriculum. Inspire Academy (2014)Google Scholar
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    Smalley, A.: Creating Level Pull. LEI, Cambridge (2009)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Rüttimann, B., Wegener, K.: Einführung in die Methoden von Lean Manufacturing und Six Sigma Quality Management, ETH Tools-IV Kurs. Lecturing notes HS2014, D-MAVT (2014)Google Scholar
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    Martinchenko, R., Grabe, K.: Building a Lean Fulfillment Stream. LEI, Cambridge (2010)Google Scholar
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    Jones, D., Womack, J.: Seeing the Whole Value Stream. LEI, Cambridge (2011)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Rüttimann, B.: Modeling Economic Globalization—A Post-Neoclassic View on Trade and Competition. MV-Wissenschaft, Münster (2007)Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruno G. Rüttimann
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  1. 1.D-MAVT - IWFinspire AG/ETH ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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