Discusses the efforts made in Saabs new factory to overcomeproblems of motivation and absenteeism in the workforce. Describes theassembly system, which combines working on static units with some lineassembly. Surmises that a previous attempt to employ these methodsfailed because management still used the old methods, the newpurposedesigned plant has more potential and, importantly, space forexpansion.
Integrated Manufacturing Systems – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jan 1, 1990