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Engineering Systems Acquisition and Support by A Sinha, J Mo

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The life cycles of complex engineering systems

Abstract

The philosophy of global business and supply chain is a key driver among aggressive manufacturers to take on the challenge of extending their activities to whole of life product service system. Inevitably, these groups of companies will need to work together and contribute their resources to the product design, manufacture, commissioning, support, and disposal activities for businesses anywhere in the world. Since a couple of decades ago, industry and research organisations in Japan, Europe, USA, and Australia collaborated to research methods and tools that alleviate the problems associated with the global business environment. The concept of “virtual support enterprises” was developed ...

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