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Bespoke Part Library for an SME for Enhanced Design Efficiency

Barrans, Simon, Eyre, Gareth and Goddard, Michael (2015) Bespoke Part Library for an SME for Enhanced Design Efficiency. Applied Mechanics and Materials, 798. pp. 500-504. ISSN 1662-7482

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In this paper the development of a company specific part library system is presented. The system is developed for an SME, Company A, that designs and manufactures industrial automation equipment. The part library system is shown to provide significant cost benefits to the design process within the company.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Part library, part classification, standardisation, design process efficiency
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Schools: School of Computing and Engineering > Turbocharger Research Institute
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Depositing User: Simon Barrans
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2015 15:35
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2016 07:39


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