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    This reminds me some quotations by Henry Ford, sorry, don't remember which one of them: 'Show me a Technical novelty, and i' ll show you a shortcut to bankruptcy', well, they say for a novelty to be bought to series, it must provide both a 10% efficiency gain and 10% production savings. About Wankel ...

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    Hello David breaks in communication are not only painful between engineering and finance but between any department in any company or corporation. From my experience a break in communication happens when there is gap between expectations, I like to call lack of clarity in a team/department action. Do ...

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    To some extent you have begun to solve the issue.  The symptom is "how painful it can be" and the cause is "communication breaks down".  Most companies that develop products [or services even] have protocol for finance [both cost and revenue], for timelines, and for regular communication along the NPD ...

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    Patrick hit on the majority of elements. Critical first steps are defining process scope.   This allows expectations to be defined and managed .  Yes there are likely to be required changes along the way but with a defined set of initial parameters it makes it a lot easier to work with the various stakeholders ...

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    Is there a recommended steer articulation speed relative to travel speed for heavy off road equipment with maximum speeds less than 15 kph? ------------------------------ Gregory Hinshaw J H Fletcher & Co Huntington WV ------------------------------

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    It's not just finance and engineering.  Most of the other main elements of a business can have a significant impact on project cost.  Marketing requirements change, operational boundary conditions change, and/or the scope can creep significantly over time.  Design engineering certainly has a big impact ...

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    Hi....Good Day! I'm happy to be part of SAE. I am currently working as a college professor in the Philippines. ------------------------------ Gerald Aguila Mechanical Engineering Instructor 1 Batangas State University San Jose ------------------------------

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