Industry 4.0 implies lean manufacturing: research activities in industry 4.0 function as enablers for lean manufacturing

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Adam Sanders; Chola Elangeswaran; Jens Wulfsberg;
  • Publisher: Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
  • Journal: Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management (issn: 2013-8423, eissn: 2013-0953)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3926/jiem.1940
  • Subject: HF5001-6182 | Business | Cyber systems | Industry 4.0 | H | Producció -- Direcció i administració | T55.4-60.8 | HF1-6182 | Commerce | Production management | Internet of things | Social Sciences | Lean manufacturing | Producció ajustada | cyber physical systems | :Economia i organització d'empreses::Direcció d'operacions [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | Production Management, Lean Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Lean Automation, Cyber Physical Systems, Internet of Things | Industrial engineering. Management engineering
    • ddc: ddc:650

Purpose: Lean Manufacturing is widely regarded as a potential methodology to improve productivity and decrease costs in manufacturing organisations. The success of lean manufacturing demands consistent and conscious efforts from the organisation, and has to ove... View more