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Honda puts its most advanced factory in Thailand

At Honda's most advanced factory, in Prachin Buri Province, central Thailand, teams of four workers put together cars in unison, rather than each worker attaching his or her assigned part one after the other.

BANGKOK -- Honda Motor has launched a new plant in central Thailand that is equipped with the world's first moving cell assembly line, dubbed the Assembly Revolution Cell Line. It is a hybrid of a conventional line production system and a cell-based manufacturing system that has proven as revolutionary as its name suggests. In it, each worker is responsible for multiple tasks.

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