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Systems in a Factory

Synopsis
Looks at the key systems used in a factory using two case studies: the GlaxoSmithKline toothpaste factory and a smaller plastic injection moulding company called Time RPS. Covers type of production (GSK is continuous flow and Time is lower volume batch production); CAD/CAM; stock control and production planning; production control systems; robotic control systems; quality control; evaluation.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2004
Year of production
2004
Subjects
Engineering; FE
Keywords
CAD/CAM; computer applications; control systems; manufacturing industries; production engineering; quality standards; robots

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£120.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
28 minutes
Year
2004

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£120.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
28 minutes
Year
2004

Distributor

Name

TV Choice Ltd

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