agile manufacturing

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18:55 Mar 9, 2010
English to Norwegian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Manufacturing
Additional field(s): Engineering: Industrial, Management
English term or phrase: agile manufacturing
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Aims at quick turnaround of small batch lots at competitive cost. Agile manufacturers use information technology in machine control and production planning, and to leverage decision making skills and faster flow of information among all departments.

Example sentence(s):
  • Agile manufacturing deals with the things you can NOT control. Agility is the ability to thrive and prosper in an environment of constant and unpredictable change. D&ME
  • Agile Manufacturing is something that many of our corporations have yet to fully comprehend, never mind implement. Agile Manufacturing is likely to be the way business will be conducted in the next century. Cheshire Henbury
  • Agile manufacturing is seen as the next step after LEAN in the evolution of production methodical. The key difference between the two is like between a thin and an athletic person, agile being the latter. Wikipedia
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3Smidig produksjon
Marius Feilberg Jacobsen


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Smidig produksjon

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En produksjonsmåte som er tilrettelagt for å kunne reagere kjapt på kundebehov, m.m.

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  • Takket være et bredt materialutvalg og en smidig produksjon, er vi i stand til å lage møbler nøyaktig i overensstemmelse med dine personlige ønsker og behov. -  
Marius Feilberg Jacobsen
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Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
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