Accession Number : ADP001493

Title :   Automation in the Automotive Industry,

Corporate Author : DAF TRUCKS V B EINDHOVEN (NETHERLANDS)

Personal Author(s) : Flapper,P.

Report Date : NOV 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : DAF trucks' main activity is the manufacture and selling of trucks of its own development and design. Automatisation follows the main functional processes in the company and covers the following areas: research and development, manufacturing, marketing and sales, parts, and finance and economics. Apart from corporate systems of a general nature like financial planning, wages and salaries, and a pension system, which are not related to the automotive industry in particular, the following main groups of information systems are dealt

Descriptors :   *Information systems, *Information processing, *Automation, *Automotive industry, Manufacturing, Automotive engineering, Marketing, Trucks, Computer applications, User needs, Research management, Parts, Finance, Economics, Data bases, Control, Management information systems, Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE