MBA-690 Module 4 By: Rebecca McEvoy
Introduction: In this paper I will discuss the production process for the new Tesla business opportunity of off-roading vehicles. Below we will discuss the tools, technology, operations/ services, sustainability and involvement. Tools, Techniques, Technology: Tesla is an automobile company that is focused on technology as well as sustainable energy development. For the current production of the vehicles, Tesla uses the assembly line as well as specific factory works who specialize in the manufacturing of certain parts of the line. The off-roading part of the company will use the same assembly line as the automobiles as well as the same parts. The production concept will be full rate production as opposed to Just- In-Time. If Tesla uses JIT production, the lead-time will inhibit success due to the trouble. This is a product that needs to be ready available on the shelves. To support this development Tesla will use computer-aided design. This design will help develop the assembly line as well as the customization of each off-roading vehicle. The computer
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- Winter '16
- Production and manufacturing, new Tesla business opportunity