The Curing Oven

TitleThe Curing Oven
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2000
Corporate AuthorsNational Academy of Engineering, OEC
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Publication Languageen-US
KeywordsELECTRICAL engineering , Engineer/Client , Engineer/Client Relationships , ENGINEERING , Government , INDUSTRIAL engineering , industry , issues , management , professional , professional responsibility , regulations
AbstractA production manager working with a Puerto Rican Company that manufactures electronic products is asked to increase the production line capacity by installing a UV curing oven, as recommended by the engineering department. The manufacturing and engineering managers want to begin using the new oven immediately, even though the required air quality permits have yet to be granted by the appropriate federal agency.
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