Accession Number:

ADA454322

Title:

The Use of Computers in Advancing Group Technology (The National Shipbuilding Research Program)

Descriptive Note:

Paper no. 1

Corporate Author:

MDC LIMITED (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

When introducing product oriented work breakdown techniques as a means of defining work within a shipyard, it is worthwhile considering the use of computers, and how they may be utilized, to improve the success of the task. This document addresses experiences gained and reflects on the systems in place in some of the shipyards within the United Kingdom.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE