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Automated manufacturing-adopt or decline?

Automated manufacturing-adopt or decline?

London 21&22February,1983 : speakers papers.

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Published by Financial Times Conference Organisation in London .
Written in English


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A Financial Times International conference.

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Open LibraryOL14133867M

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Without automated manufacturing systems, factory output would be vastly reduced, production would be very time consuming, working conditions would be less safe and quality control would be extremely difficult. Employees would need to work twice as hard to achieve in a day what they can now achieve in an hour with automated industrial systems.   Most jobs will change; some will decline "Intelligent machines are going to become more prevalent in every business. All of our jobs are going to change," said Susan Lund, co .


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