Accession Number:

ADA291926

Title:

Human Issues in Technology Implementation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 92-Feb 94,

Corporate Author:

PITTSBURGH UNIV PA DEPT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

Report Date:

1994-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

103.0

Abstract:

The overall objective of this research was to address the human issues associated with the implementation of new technology in manufacturing environments. The research participants were two airframers and a major electronics firm. The objectives of the research were attained by 1 executing a comprehensive literature search and evaluation 2 developing a data collection package 3 administering the package to the major electronics firms 4 improving the data collection package through feedback from the electronics firms 5 administering the revised version to the airframers and 6 analyzing the findings and presenting the results.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE