Using Simulation-Generated Operating Characteristics Curves for Manufacturing Improvement

  title={Using Simulation-Generated Operating Characteristics Curves for Manufacturing Improvement},
  author={Jan Olhager and Fredrik Persson},
Improving manufacturing operations is an initiative that all manufacturing firms need to engage in to stay competitive. The needs and ways to improve differ between companies. A thorough understanding of the operating characteristics is required for successful improvement of manufacturing operations. By modeling the plant or manufacturing system in a simulation model and create operating characteristics curves, it is possible to investigate trade-offs and improvement potentials that otherwise… 
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