Production Systems Engineering: Cost and Performance Optimization

by: Richard E. Gustavson


Abstract: Proven analytical methods for optimal resource allocation and cost-effective production system designs. Developed at the Draper Laboratory (MIT) and written by a single author with forty years’ experience in the field. Free, downloadable synthesis of systems demonstration software. More than 100 figures illustrate the analytical methodologies in the book. Two real-life case studies implement the synthesis.
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Title: Production Systems Engineering: Cost and Performance Optimization

Publisher: : New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2010 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ISBN: 9780071701884

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Richard E. Gustavson is president of Systems Synthesis, Inc., developer of software packages for determining assembly sequences, developing assembly process plans, establishing task/resource matrices, and synthesizing cost-effective manufacturing systems.

Description: Proven analytical methods for optimal resource allocation and cost-effective production system designs. Developed at the Draper Laboratory (MIT) and written by a single author with forty years’ experience in the field. Free, downloadable synthesis of systems demonstration software. More than 100 figures illustrate the analytical methodologies in the book. Two real-life case studies implement the synthesis.