August 2011 |   Volume: 43 |   Number: 8
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers
Including logistics in your green manufacturing drive yields big cost reductionsBy Ayse Bayat, Sekar Sundararajan, H. Robert Gustafson Jr. and Emory W. Zimmers Jr.
An oil industry case study illustrates time-critical performance analysisBy Jerry Harbour
Are your employees on the same page with your organization?By Patrick Davidson
High-mix, low-volume manufacturers require specialized lean toolsBy Shahrukh Irani
Lean Six Sigma is necessary in the best and the worst of economic timesBy Terence T. Burton
No lines, no waiting
An improving cloud
A healthy supply chain
A thankless task
The August issue includes a look back through words and photos of the 61st Annual IIE Conference and Expo. The conference, which is divided into the Applied Solutions Conference and the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), boasted more than 1,300 attendees.
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"The fact is that every situation is not really that unique, and believing so only adds to unnecessary complexity."
– Sidhartha S. Padhi and Kamil J. Mizgier, from their feature in the December issue, "The KISS of better models"
Mark Wallace with UPS discusses why his job is the coolest job for an industrial engineer in this December 2014 Web exclusive.
Members of the IIE Atlanta Chapter appear in this October 2014 video to discuss the value of a revitalizing the chapter.
IE interviews the three co-directors of Georgia Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics.