What is production?

  • (noun): (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale.
    Example: "He introduced more efficient methods of production"
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Kaman SH-2 Seasprite - Design and Development - Origins
... was awarded a contract for four prototype and 12 production HU2K-1 helicopters in late 1957 ... With no follow-on orders, Kaman ended production in the late 1960s after delivering 184 SH-2s to the US Navy although production would be later restarted in 1971 to manufacture an improved variant ... A significant factor in the reopening of the production line was that the Navy's Sikorsky SH-60 Sea Hawk, which was newer and more capable in anti-submarine operations, was too large to be operated from the ...
Design As A Process - The Rational Model - Example Sequence of Stages
... Pre-production design Design brief or Parti pris – an early (often the beginning) statement of design goals Analysis – analysis of current design goals Research – investigating similar design solutions in the ... design solutions Design during production Development – continuation and improvement of a designed solution Testing – in situ testing a designed solution Post-production design feedback for future ...
Gross Domestic Product - Determining GDP - Expenditure Approach
... the total expenditure of money used to buy things is a way of measuring production ... Note that if you knit yourself a sweater, it is production but does not get counted as GDP because it is never sold ... activities such as child-rearing (generally unpaid) as production, GDP ceases to be an accurate indicator of production ...
Beechcraft - History
... division and VP of sales, but became dissatisfied with being so far removed from aircraft production and quit to form Beechcraft, using the original Travel Air facilities and employing many of the ... In 1942 Beech won its first Army-Navy ‘E’ Award production award and became one of the elite five percent of war contracting firms in the country to win five straight awards for ... The Bonanza has had the longest production run of any airplane, past or present, in the world ...
Terminology - Design and Production
... The relationship between design and production is one of planning and executing ... In contrast, production involves a routine or pre-planned process ... may also be a mere plan that does not include a production or engineering process, although a working knowledge of such processes is usually expected of designers ...

More definitions of "production":

  • (noun): A display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated.
    Example: "She tends to make a big production out of nothing"
  • (noun): The creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services.
  • (noun): An artifact that has been created by someone or some process.
    Example: "They export most of their agricultural production"
    Synonyms: product
  • (noun): (law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law.
    Example: "The appellate court demanded the production of all documents"
  • (noun): A presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television.
    Example: "Have you seen the new production of Hamlet?"
  • (noun): The quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time).
    Example: "Production was up in the second quarter"
    Synonyms: output, yield
  • (noun): The act or process of producing something.
    Example: "Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous"; "the production of white blood cells"

Famous quotes containing the word production:

    ... this dream that men shall cease to waste strength in competition and shall come to pool their powers of production is coming to pass all over the earth.
    Jane Addams (1860–1935)

    The myth of unlimited production brings war in its train as inevitably as clouds announce a storm.
    Albert Camus (1913–1960)

    Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
    W. Somerset Maugham (1874–1965)