Category: MANUFACTURING METHODOLOGIES

Knowledge – based manufacturing and design

The applications of knowledge-based systems technology to the domain of manufacturing design and production is known as Knowledge-based manufacturing. Thus it is the process of capturing the knowledge created in the product development. It is reused and enhanced with parameters and rules, integrating it with knowledge (design) templates. The design…

Lean manufacturing methods to gain an edge over the competition

There is no single strategy for success in business. Success is achieved by organizations putting their best methods and principles into practice. Among many strategies of successful business, Lean management is an outstanding tested strategy introduced by the Japanese. Lean management principles when applied and brought into practice inside the…

How to Control Defects in Manufacturing Process

To develop its own products, every manufacturing company follows its own set of rules. Products are manufactured using raw materials, outsourced components, and equipment. Different products often have different levels of quality. For several reasons, sometimes there may be a few defective products among perfectly functioning ones. When the level…