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Unformatted text preview: o Pilot production/ramp-up Testing, changes • Product development tradeoffs o Product performance Does it meet the customer’s needs? o Development speed How fast can we get it to market? o Product cost How much will it cost the customer? o Development costs How much will it cost us? • Quality Function Development (QFD) o Requires the use of cross-functional work teams o Uses customer needs/desires/requirements o Primary tool is the House of Quality o Gives common ground/language to the development process • Linking design and manufacturing o Design for manufacturability o Frequency of design changes o Opportunity for product design changes o Concurrent engineering...
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- Fall '09
- Production and manufacturing, dominant flow Product, product design Types, Product development tradeoffs