Onstar

OnStar

 

Name The General Motors OnStar Project Modelers Vince Barabba, Chet Huber, Fred Cooke, Nick Pudar, Jim Smith, Mark Paich Discussion Please join the discussion here. Client General Motors Client Type Corporation The Official Website

onstar.com is the official website in which you can become a member, get familiar […]

PRISM

PRISM

 

Name Prevention Impacts Simulation Model (PRISM) Modelers Jack Homer, Kristina Wile, Gary Hirsch, Justin Trogdon, Amanda Honeycutt, Bobby Milstein, Diane Orenstein, and Lawton Cooper Discussion Please join the discussion here. Client/Participant Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Client Type Government

 

The Issue […]

Fluor

FLUOR

 

Name Managing the Dynamics of Projects and Changes at Fluor Modelers Kenneth Cooper, Gregory Lee Discussion Please join the discussion here. Client/Participant FLUOR Client Type Corporation

 

The Issue You Tackled Fluor is one of the world’s largest engineering and construction firms, with 2008 revenues over $20 billion. The US-based firm operates […]

General Motors OnStar

Client: General Motors

Authors/Consultants: Barabba V, Huber C, Cooke F, Pudar N, Smith J, Paich M

In 1997, General Motors (GM) assembled a project team to develop its OnStar telematics business. Telematics is the provision of communications services to cars, including crash notification, navigation, Internet access, and traffic information. OnStar is GM’s two-way vehicle communication […]

Hardware Maintenance Field Service Dynamics

Client: Major producer of diagnostic equipment used in semiconductor wafer fabrication

Authors/Consultants: Homer J

A system dynamics model to investigate field service issues was developed for a major producer of equipment for semiconductor manufacturing. This strategic model has a broad scope and multi-year time horizon, and treats variables in an aggregate and deterministic way that […]