Process Knowledge Integrated Assembly Sequence Planning for Control Panel
Atsuko Enomoto*,, Noriaki Yamamoto*, Yoshio Yamamura**, and Yoshio Sugawara**
*Research & Development Group, Hitachi, Ltd.
292 Yoshidacho, Totsuka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 244-0817, Japan
**Insight Group, Control System Platform Division, Omika Works, Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi, Japan
Completely automated assembly sequence planning for control panels is proposed. The proposed algorithm generates the manufacturing bill of material for the assembly processes and total assembly sequence. The algorithm integrates the knowledge of assembly process into a near optimum assembly sequence generation.
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