Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 164147. Shigeo Shingo 1909-1990 , born in Saga City, Japan, was a Japanese industrial engineer who distinguished himself as one of the world's leading experts on manufacturing practices and the Toyota Production System. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Shingo had written his Study of The Toyota Production System in Japanese and had it translated, very poorly, into English in 1980. About this Item: Japan Management Association, 1982. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting.
To buy this book at the lowest price,. About this Item: Productivity Press, 1989. However, if you have a good understanding of lean concepts and understand production flow then this book is a great way to learn from the mind of a true inovator. About this Item: Productivity Press, 1989. Not ex library, not a remainder.
We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books and media, ship within 48 hours, and offer a 100% money back guarantee. This is a hard cover book: This item is fairly worn but is functional. Text pages are clean and crisp. About this Item: Japanese Management Association, 1981. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.
He wrote down the specific techniques of the Toyota system. To do this effectively, of course, machines had to be improved so that even temporary workers could work independently after no more than three days of training. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. A book that can give you a new understanding about how to practically remove or reduce lead time. May include supplemental or companion materials if applicable.
Shingo's classic industrial engineering rationale for the priority of process-based over operational improvements in manufacturing. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. There are a lot of books about the Toyota Production System, but this is one of the most useful for those actually attempting to implement elements of this system. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. About this Item: Japanese Management Association. Spine may also show signs of wear.
Seventh printing 1985 first printing in 1981. About this Item: Japan Management Association, Tokyo, Japan, 1985. From United Kingdom to U. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost. About this Item: Productivity Press, 1989. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.
The result was an approach that significantly reduced required inventories and their associated costs and losses , improved quality, and reduced throughput time. Shigeo Shingo 1909-1990 , born in Saga City, Japan, was a Japanese industrial engineer who is considered as the world s leading expert on manufacturing practices and the Toyota Production System. Shingo is one of the fathers of lean manufacturing and this book does a good job of covering his lean principles Shigeo Shingo was the mastermind behind the Toyota Production System, constantly experimenting and thinking on how to improve. When demand increases, temporary workers are hired. First printing of the Revised edition. The author was President of the Japanese Institute of Management Improvement. About this Item: Condition: Acceptable.
Bookseller: , Nevada, United States. But Shingo, like all of the lean classics in this section, is best read a little bit at a time as a smorgasbord of ideas. Newly translated from the Japanese by Andrew P. In 1981 Bodek had travelled to Japan to learn about the Toyota Production System, and came across books by Shingo, who as an external consultant had been teaching Industrial Engineering courses at Toyota since 1955. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. About this Item: Productivity Press; Rev. Portland, Oregon: Productivity Press, 1989.