GT cells design and implementation in a glass mould production system

Durmusoglu M. B. , NOMAK A.

COMPUTERS & INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING, vol.48, no.3, pp.525-536, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.cie.2003.03.003
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.525-536
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


Cellular production is maintained to be a popular manufacturing and management philosophy, which is increasingly interested and intensified. In this study, group technology cells design and implementation project in a real life glass mould production system is described. All the stages of the project, the difficulties encountered, the strategies developed that overcome these difficulties and the performance improvements after the implementation of cellular production are explained in detail. (c) 2004 Published by Elsevier Ltd.