Chapter 3. Early Vendor Involvement and How to Reduce Your Fabrication Costs

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. Michael A. Garf

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314791.ch3

Proceedings of the 57th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 6

Proceedings of the 57th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 6

How to Cite

Garf, M. A. (1995) Early Vendor Involvement and How to Reduce Your Fabrication Costs, in Proceedings of the 57th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314791.ch3

Author Information

  1. U.S. Steel/ USX Corp., Troy, MI

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375396

Online ISBN: 9780470314791

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Keywords:

  • aluminum;
  • porcelain;
  • materials;
  • production;
  • customers

Summary

The EVI process and how it can be used in your plant to reduce costs is explained. Examples are shown involving materials application, tooling design, and assembly methods.