Some aspects of visual management systems applied in modern industrial plant

Paweł Wojakowski


The paper describes the main features of visual management systems applied to track production state inside manufacturing cells. The description is restricted to the class of the systems called electronic andon system. The way of gathering data from manufacturing cell about process performance is depicted. Integration of electronic andon with ERP systems is presented.

Słowa kluczowe: visual management, andon, shop floor control

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