IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Analysis of the Toyota Production System and the genesis of Six Sigma programs: An imperative for understanding failures in technology management culture transformation in traditional manufacturing companies

2010 Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering & Technology (PICMET)

Author(s): Hallam, C.R.A. ; Muesel, J. ; Flannery, W.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 July 2010
Conference Location: Phuket, Thailand, Thailand
Conference Date: 18 July 2010
Page(s): 1 - 11
ISBN (CD): 978-1-890843-21-2
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-8203-0
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The principles of the Toyota Production System (TPS), or Lean manufacturing, are well known in the auto manufacturing industry. Many companies, utilizing aspects of the TPS focus on creating... View More

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