The “Function” in Value Engineering
Published February 1, 1965 by SAE International in United States
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This paper discusses an approach to better value through the recognition of the interfaces that exist between design parameters, item capabilities, item design, and an item’s unit cost, based upon an objective definition of the primary function of an item
CitationDilliard, A., "The “Function” in Value Engineering," SAE Technical Paper 650932, 1965, https://doi.org/10.4271/650932.
- Lawrence D. Miles, “Techniques of Value Analysis and Engineering,” General Electric Co. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1961.