IJAT Vol.11 No.4 pp. 623-628
doi: 10.20965/ijat.2017.p0623

Development Report:

1/N Machine System for the Lean Factory

Katsuhiko Sugito

DENSO Corporation
1-1 Showa-cho, Kariya-shi, Aichi 448-8661, Japan

Corresponding author

November 5, 2016
March 25, 2017
Online released:
June 29, 2017
July 5, 2017
lean production, synchronized production, die casting
To succeed in a global business environment, the competitiveness of both products and manufacturing is inevitable. Therefore, the leanness of entire supply chains is considered necessary. A 1/N machine that was consistently synchronized with the assembly process was developed and introduced in a factory to alleviate bottlenecks in machining processes.
Cite this article as:
K. Sugito, “1/N Machine System for the Lean Factory,” Int. J. Automation Technol., Vol.11 No.4, pp. 623-628, 2017.
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