Coordiantion by using Product Specifications in Product Development

Søren Bendix Terkelsen

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    This paper is based on a case study. It treats the coordination by generating product specifications in product development. This paper contains three very important aspects, which cause a need for coordination, and call attention to the coordination mechanisms. The three aspects are task uncertainty, task complexity, and dependencies between activities. If one want to select coordination mechanisms, which improve the performance in product development, it is very important to have a knowledge about these three aspects. In the following the aspects are identified in the literature and in the case study.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationPassions for Integration in Manufacturing
    Place of PublicationAalborg
    PublisherDepartment of Production
    Publication date1997
    Publication statusPublished - 1997
    Event12th Integrated Productions Systems Research Seminar (IPS'97) - Fuglsoe, Denmark
    Duration: 1 Jan 1997 → …


    Conference12th Integrated Productions Systems Research Seminar (IPS'97)
    Period01/01/1997 → …

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