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A case study of concurrent engineering application on the development of parts for the white goods industry in Brazil
This classical way to manage product development processes for massive production seems to be changing: high pressure for cost reduction, higher quality standards, markets reaching for innovation lead to the necessity of ...
Desenvolvimento de bombom de sorgo.
(In: SIMPÓSIO DE SEGURANÇA ALIMENTAR, 5., 2015, Bento Gonçalves. Alimentação e saúde. Bento Gonçalves: SBCTA-RS, 2015., 2015)
On product shapes and personalities
the task of product design with an intended personality are reported. A survey was conducted to detect whether there is a correlation between product shapes and personalities. In the survey people were asked to associate ...
EcoM2 web portal: Collecting empirical data and supporting companies' ecodesign implementation and management
(SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITYSeoul, 2013-08)
Despite the recognition of the potential benefits of ecodesign, a promising approach to integrate environmental concerns into the product development process, its application has failed to reach large numbers of companies ...
Lean development methodology for durability homologation of steel components considering biaxial fatigue reliability prediction models
(Associação Brasileira de Engenharia e Ciências Mecânicas (ABCM)Ribeirão Preto, 2013-11)
Product development tools have been extensively used to accelerate the final homologations and release launch with required reliability in order to minimize risks of damages for society and industry. This work explores ...
Quantifying shape descriptors for aesthetic concepts
Usually, consumers refer to products using adjectives or personalities commonly associated to humans. For example, by saying “this is a cute mug” or “this is an aggressive car”. This way of referring to products leads to ...
Product and process development using the lean thinking principles in an automotive industry
(SAESão Paulo, 2014-10-30)
The competition among automotive industries increases each year worldwide. Traditional industries as well as traditional markets end up becoming the target for expansion of new global industries. It can be stated that ...
Social Network Analysis on Grain Production in the Brazilian Scenario
This article provides study of the 2012/2013 grain harvest of federal units of Brazil in relation to the following factors: planted areas, productivity, and production, which assist producers in agricultural planning. The ...