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Development of a production cost estimation framework to support product family design
The main task of a product family designer is to decide the right components/design variables to share among products to maintain economies of scale with minimum sacrifice in the performance of eachExpand
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Evaluating a mobile data-collection system for production information in SMEs
  • J. Park
  • Computer Science, Engineering
  • Comput. Ind.
  • 1 April 2015
We developed an authoring web-based tool to collect production data using mobile device.We conducted a case study to demonstrate the feasibility of using the system at SMEs.The pilot studyExpand
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Toward an activity-based costing system for product families and product platforms in the early stages of development
As the marketplace has been changing so rapidly, it has been a key issue for companies to best meet customers’ diverse demands by providing a variety of products in a cost-effective and timelyExpand
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A Dynamic Multiagent System Based on a Negotiation Mechanism for Product Family Design
Many organizations are expending enormous efforts to minimize cost and time when developing new products by sharing and reusing distributed design knowledge and information. Multiagent systemsExpand
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Production Cost Modeling to Support Product Family Design Optimization
Product family design involves carefully balancing the commonality of the product platform with the distinctiveness of the individual products in the family. While a variety of optimization methodsExpand
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Design for adaptability (DFAD)-a new concept for achieving sustainable design
This paper discusses the concepts associated with a new methodology, design for adaptation (DFAD), under development for achieving advanced sustainable designs. The DFAD methodology concept is basedExpand
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Time estimation method for manual assembly using MODAPTS technique in the product design stage
This paper aims to propose an accurate and quick assembly time estimation method using the modular arrangement of predetermined time standards in the product design stage. It describes aExpand
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A product platform concept development method
Quality function deployment (QFD) was initially developed to aid in designing a quality product by interconnecting customer needs in a market segment with technical requirements (TRs). It can assistExpand
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Prototype implementation of a virtual product family through a web-based custom product specification system
For companies that must provide customised products on demand, it is important that individual customer wants and needs be addressed and incorporated early in the design process. Web-based designExpand
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