Case study 5-2 - Case 5-2: Rondot Automotive Name: Xinhong...

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Case 5-2: Rondot Automotive Name: Xinhong He, Lisi Xu, Ailun Zhang, Qifeng Xu, Shangjie Shen. Group: Fairy Tail Date: 9/27/2011 Situation: Glenn Northcott, purchasing planner at Rondot Automotive in Jackson O meets and provides evaluation with his boss, Terry Gibson and Dick Taylor, purchasing manager, and the plant manager a new system proposed by Greven E-coating Company O Electrocoating system O Prepared samples for each family of housings O Provide cost estimates O A cost of 15 each Current situation O Operated in more than 100 countries, employing more than 200,000 people O Operated 85 plants in 25 countries O The plant produced approximately 7 million motors per year O The number of employees at the plant had dropped from 1450 to 600 O Plant management was under pressure to lower costs and regain market share O The coating on the housing had to be capable of withstanding 240 hours of salt spray testing O A continuous-flow wet paint system had been installed 17 years prior
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course OPRE 6371 taught by Professor Jimhogan during the Fall '11 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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Case study 5-2 - Case 5-2: Rondot Automotive Name: Xinhong...

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