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This report presents an analysis of technology management in mechanical engineering firms throughout the European Union. It describes the general characteristics of the sector, the development of production and employment, and its regional importance. The competitiveness of the industry is examined and the main technological changes facing it are outlined. The results of fifty-three interviews conducted in mechanical engineering firms are presented and are used to identify the problems of technology management in this specific sector.

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Authors: REGER G, FhG-ISI, Karlsruhe (DE);KUNGL H, FhG-ISI, Karlsruhe (DE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 15428 EN (1994) 110 pp., FS, ECU 11.50
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Record Number: 199410664 / Last updated on: 1994-11-28
Original language: en
Available languages: en