Accession Number:

ADA214341

Title:

Defense Manufacturing Management Guide for Program Managers, Third Edition

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MODERN TECHNOLOGIES CORP DAYTON OH

Report Date:

1989-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

319.0

Abstract:

This guide was designed to provide the user with an understanding of, and a basic working familiarity with, the newest and most effective manufacturing management methods used in defense systems acquisition programs today. It is intended that the guide be particularly useful in preparing for and executing the production phase of a defense system program. The guide includes a discussion of DOD policies, directives, methodologies, and practices - along with a list of acronyms and a glossary of terms - applicable to the management of the manufacturing efforts of defense contractors. Keywords Manufacturing management Industrial base Product development Manufacturing strategy Total quality management Manufacturing planning Manufacturing scheduling Quality assurance Producibility Manufacturing engineering Manufacturing technology Cost estimating Contracting issues Manufacturing controls Program management Manufacturing automation Robotics Computer aided manufacturing Configuration control Computer integrated manufacturing Critical path method Defense manufacturing board Economic order quantity IMIP JIT MRP PEP ROI VE WBS Factory of the future.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE