A practical book emphasizing the importance of flexible factory automation as a tool in manufacturing competitiveness which highlights the issues associated with implementing automation. Table of Contents: Factory Automation--A Manufacturing Business Tool; Identification, Creation and Analysis of Automation Proposal; The Requirements Specification: The Business Case and How to Sell It; Who Will Do It? Detailed Design; Building the System; Debug and Functional Test; Installation and Commissioning; System in Operation. Index. 150 illustrations.Thus if the robot loading a group of machine tools fails, manual loading of Application Example 24 Robot handling of semiconductor wafers. ... [Photo Source: Staubli-Unimation (UK) Ltd] the machines will have to be carried out, with the.
|Title||:||Dynamic factory automation|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1992|