Maximising the manufacturer performance value through lean initiatives using cost based model
Amin, Md & Karim, Azharul (2011) Maximising the manufacturer performance value through lean initiatives using cost based model. In The First International Postgraduate Conference on Engineering, Designing and Developing the Built Environment for Sustainable Wellbeing, 27-29 April 2011, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Qld.
Numerous tools and techniques have been developed to eliminate or reduce waste and carry out lean concepts in the manufacturing environment. However, appropriate lean tools need to be selected and implemented in order to fulfil the manufacturer needs within their budgetary constraints. As a result, it is important to identify manufacturer needs and implement only those tools, which contribute maximum benefit to their needs. In this research a mathematical model is proposed for maximising the perceived value of manufacturer needs and developed a step-by-step methodology to select best performance metrics along with appropriate lean strategies within the budgetary constraints. With the help of a case study, the proposed model and method have been demonstrated.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Lean Manufacturing, Manufacturing Performance Metrics, Lean Strategies, Decision Making, Optimization|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING (091000) > Manufacturing Processes and Technologies (excl. Textiles) (091006)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 The Authors and Queensland University of Technology|
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|Deposited On:||20 Jul 2011 23:54|
|Last Modified:||23 Jul 2011 16:09|
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