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Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Planning Manufacturing Cells (Textbook)

By H. Lee Hales and Bruce Andersen

ISBN: 0-87263-549-X
ISBN-13: 978-0-87263-549-4

Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Dearborn, Michigan
First edition 2002
270 pages
Soft cover; spiral binding

A complete “how to” reference manual for setting up cells of all kinds.  Over 100 illustrations.  Over 20 Working Forms and checklists covering every aspect of cell planning and implementation.  A complete guide to the popular method: Systematic Planning of Manufacturing Cells (SPMC).

Price from SME Bookstore (2007)
$65 members; $72 non-members
Included free with Fundamentals of Cell Planning Video and Training Package (see below).
Order from Society of Manufacturing Engineers Bookstore
Order code: BK02PUB2

Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Planning Manufacturing Cells (Workbook)

By Richard Muther & Associates

ISBN: 0-87263-550-3
ISBN-13: 978-0-87263-550-0

Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Dearborn, Michigan
First Edition 2002
120 pages
Soft cover; spiral bound

Companion to the textbook above by Hales & Andersen.  Dozens of case exercises and discussion problems.  Ideal for classroom and industrial training or to practice Systematic Planning of Manufacturing Cells (SPMC).

Price from SME Bookstore (2007)
$25 members; $22.50 non-members
Included free with Fundamentals of Cell Planning Video and Training Package (see below).

Order from Society of Manufacturing Engineers Bookstore
Order code: BK02PUB3

Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Note: For training in this and other Muther methods, please contact Richard Muther & Associates.

Fundamentals of Manufacturing Cell Planning
DVD and Training Package

By:  H. Lee Hales, Bruce Andersen, and William E. Fillmore

Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
Dearborn, Michigan
2002

Overview of manufacturing cells using live footage of installed cells.  Provides a step-by-step, illustration of successful cell planning using Systematic Planning of Manufacturing Cells (SPMC).  Training package includes: DVD, text, workbook, Simplified SPMC booklet, and pencil-ruler kit for process charting and cell flow diagramming.  Ideal for self-instruction, classroom training, and orientation of cell-planning teams.

Price from SME Bookstore (2007)
$715 members; $799 non-members

Order from Society of Manufacturing Engineers Bookstore
Order code: PK02PUB2