agile manufacturing


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agile manufacturing

[¦a·jəl ‚man·yü′fak·chə·riŋ]
(industrial engineering)
Operations that can be rapidly reconfigured to satisfy changing market demands.
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Dedicated to flexible design, agile manufacturing, and collaborative partnerships, Luxshare-ICT works with technology leaders to create innovative solutions that transform industries.
By moving towards more nimble and agile manufacturing techniques, with digital and distributed manufacturing, we have an opportunity to reinvigorate manufacturing in New Zealand.
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This approach will increase the value, utility and sustainability of the UKs composites research and by speeding up the route to market, allowing the UK to both achieve and maximise its predicted market share and prevent the more agile manufacturing nations using our research to gain a first-mover competitive advantage, said Rear Admiral Rob Stevens, the lead author of the paper and Adjunct Professor at the University of Southampton.
A flexible, agile manufacturing footprint and build alliances meet market, legislation and customer requirements, ranging from CKD kit assembly to body assembly and full chassis facilities around the globe from North America to the Asia Pacific region.
Add to that lean and agile manufacturing capabilities and an unrivaled global distribution channel.
With agile manufacturing capabilities in North America, Europe, and Asia, the company has a proven ability to attract and serve a range of customers across several industrial markets.
Ortems' Agile Manufacturing and PlannerOne solutions are used in the manufacturing operations management of smart factories, where a highly synchronized manufacturing IT system supports the link between virtual design and physical production.
For us, agile manufacturing is an approach where we try to learn issues that are critical to customers up front to the extent possible, and then adapt quickly as they change.
We felt that if we have lean, agile manufacturing and strong supply chains, we can be much more nimble and responsive to customer requests," Schmelzer continued.
The initial stage of Huawei and SAP's collaboration will focus on developing agile manufacturing, smart energy and transportation solutions with SAP HANA Cloud Platform.
01 batch standard providing the flexibility needed for today's agile manufacturing.

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