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The „5S” strategy for continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes in autocar exhaust


  • Gheorghe DULHAI

    („Gh. Asachi” Technical University of Iasi)


The paper presents a continuous improvement strategy, process-oriented and aiming to improve manufacturing at AUTOCAR EXHAUST. The „5S” rules have immediate and significant effects on the sequence of activities in the work post, thus influencing the performance of processes in the analyzed company.

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  • Gheorghe DULHAI, 2008. "The „5S” strategy for continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes in autocar exhaust," Management & Marketing, Economic Publishing House, vol. 3(4), Winter.
  • Handle: RePEc:eph:journl:v:3:y:2008:i:4:n:9

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