12/3/2013

Honda has managed to shave 30% off assembly costs at its newest auto plant in Japan with technology it will be introducing elsewhere. Among the advances are a high-speed press and high-speed die-swapping machine for stamping and re-engineering of the assembly line to reduce the number of processes. "For Honda to progress, we must advance the technology of manufacturing, not just the technology of our products," said Honda President Takanobu Ito.

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