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The use by companies of CAD analysis for design substantiation in new product development (NPD) (with particular emphasis to mass and batch produced products)

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3 Author(s)
J. A. Bauly ; Fac. of Eng., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore ; Touw June Hui ; Chia Siew Kong

This paper discusses the use of CAD for design analysis to substantiate the design of new products during the NPD process. Based on our experience with a wide range of companies, as well as a survey about the use of CAD in companies in Singapore, it is concluded that the designers of mass or batch produced products tend to under-utilize CAD for design analysis. This is in contrast to the designers of capital plant who tend to utilize it to its full potential. Reasons for this under-utilization are suggested. Some of the useful actions that can be taken by companies, academia and other institutions to encourage a better utilisation are also outlined

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Management of Innovation and Technology, 2000. ICMIT 2000. Proceedings of the 2000 IEEE International Conference on  (Volume:1 )

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