Meaning of “concurrent engineering” in the English Dictionary


"concurrent engineering" in Business English

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concurrent engineeringnoun [ U ]

uk us also simultaneous engineering

PRODUCTION a method used in the development of a new product in which the different departments that are involved in the design, manufacturing, and selling of the product work together from the beginning of the project:

Concurrent engineering allowed the design team to work closely with the sales team and thus significantly improve the marketability of the product .

(Definition of “concurrent engineering” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)