A Cause-and-Effect Approach to Analyzing Continuous Improvement at an Electronics Manufacturing Facility - This article describes the process of improvement undertaken at a major manufacturer of industrial electronics. The authors present a current reality tree (CRT), a tool of the theory of constraints, to describe the plant's major problems at the beginning of the process and they discuss the ...
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Production and inventory management journal : journal of the American Production and Inventory Control Society, Inc. - Washington, DC : Soc., ISSN 0897-8336, ZDB-ID 10542929. - Vol. 40.1999, 2, p. 26-31
Gupta, Mahesh C., (2008)
A Cause and Effect Approach to Analyzing Performance Measures: Part 2 -- Internal Plant Operations - This article is an examination and analysis of two commonly used measures of performance: Utilization and product cost. A tool for using cause-and-effect relationships to determine root problems, the current reality tree (CRT), is discussed and instructions for reading and constructing a CRT are ...
Cox III, James F., (1998)
Boyd, Lynn H., (1997)
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