Accession Number:

AD0600394

Title:

VALUE ENGINEERING AND THE IMPORTANCE OF ENGINEERING DOCUMENTATION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER N J AMMUNITION ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE

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Report Date:

1964-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

Value Engineering is often defined as a new name for the old game of Cost Reduction a rearrangement of familiar design concepts, but worst of all a synonym for production and industrial engineering. The improvement areas considered by the Value Engineer and generally applicable in its broader sense to industry as obvious areas of excessive cost are 1 Design simplification of metal parts 2 Materials 3 Processes and manufacturing methods and 4 Documentation cost. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE