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    • Implementing Lean Manufacturing in the Sewing Industry 

      Mohammed S. Obeidat; Z.J. Pei; Al-Aomar, Raid (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE)}, 2012)
      Lean manufacturing has been adopted in a number of industries including electronics, automotive, and consumer products manufacturing. Several industries are questioning the applicability of lean manufacturing principles. ...
    • Lean Construction Conformance among Construction Contractors in Turkey 

      Algan Tezel, Yasemin Nielsen (American Society of Civil Engineers, 2012)
      Lean construction is the term that corresponds to the reflection of the production system developed at the Toyota Corporation (automotive industry) on the construction industry. Turkish contractors constitute a large portion ...
    • A lean construction framework with Six Sigma rating 

      Al-Aomar, Raid (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012)
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the application of lean construction practices in the construction industry and develop a practical and applicable framework that incorporates Six Sigma rating into ...