Title: Automatic Data Processing for Reinforcing Bar Estimates, Detailing, and Shop Order Entry
Author(s): W. C. Black
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 109-120
A brief description of the use of digital computers in an integrated operation by a major steel company for the purpose of estimating, detailing, and shop order entry of reinforcing bars. Explains the various equipment used and shows how the entire network of shops, engineering departments and sales departments is tied together through the use of computers.