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Case
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Reference no. 674-013-1
Authors: CJ Constable
Published by: Cranfield School of Management
Published in: 1974
Length: 20 pages
Data source: Field research

Abstract

A major steel strip producer decides to automate his production facilities. This case describes the implementation of the scheme and the approach to managing the project. It demonstrates the difficulties that can arise within a project lasting several years and the problems of coordination between client and contractor staff.
Location:
Industry:
Size:
Several thousand employees
Other setting(s):
1968-1974

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Abstract

A major steel strip producer decides to automate his production facilities. This case describes the implementation of the scheme and the approach to managing the project. It demonstrates the difficulties that can arise within a project lasting several years and the problems of coordination between client and contractor staff.

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Location:
Industry:
Size:
Several thousand employees
Other setting(s):
1968-1974

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