"Recently, many system integration companies have begun to intensely focus on suppliers' involvement in the product realization process to enhance their competitiveness. The product architecture has a huge impact on the efficiency of the integrator's supplier network. One of the ways to enhance efficiency is to implement the lean principles while creating a collaborative design/manufacturing/supply chain environment. In this study, two distinct stages of the product realization process, namely, design stage and production stage are considered for determining the design and production supplier networks"--Abstract, page iv.
Stone, Robert B.
Dagli, Cihan H., 1949-
Engineering Management and Systems Engineering
M.S. in Engineering Management
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
National Science Foundation (U.S.)
University of Missouri--Rolla
ix, 83 pages
© 2007 Abhijit Kumar Choudhury, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Communication in organizations
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Link to Catalog Recordhttp://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/record=b6400705~S5
Choudhury, Abhijit K., "Integrated product and its extended enterprise network design using lean principles" (2007). Masters Theses. 4560.