Accession Number:

ADA142612

Title:

Flexible Manufacturing Systems. Phase IV.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan 82-31 Jul 83.

Corporate Author:

CHARLES STARK DRAPER LAB INC CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-02-24

Pagination or Media Count:

68.0

Abstract:

This report is a summary of work performed under contract to the Army Tank Automotive Command for the fourth phase of a five phase FMS project funded by the Armys manufacturing Methods and Technology Program. During this phase, computer analysis and simulation tools developed during the previous phases of the project were implemented through support efforts for US army Rock Island Arsenal, and three Army contractors General Electric Ordnance Systems Division Hughes Aircraft Company and FMC Corporation. The arsenal and three contractor companies were in the process of investigatingimplementing FMS technology and used the Draper Labs support to aids in their system design, analysis, and decision making efforts. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE