What is the Right Number of Variants for a Modular System?

How can Over-Specification of your Modular Products Reduce Complexity Cost?  Your different customers have different needs for the performance of a product, driven by their applications and...
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All You Need to Know About Modularization

Ever since the industrial revolution, customers have required increasingly customized products. The speed of innovation is increasing, driven by digitalization and the fight for sustainability....
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How Modular Are You Really?

Very few companies are completely non-modular. Seeking building blocks that are reused and transversally shared across multiple products is a common activity in most businesses to gain scale and...
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How to Improve Productivity in the Construction Industry?

Construction has a hard time to match the productivity of other industries Although there have been multiple phases of industrialization, these changes have had varying degrees of success. And...
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A High-Level Modular System With Multiple Product Architectures

This is my second post in a series of blogs around modular systems. The first post, What makes a Good Modular system I looked at how good modular system balances the scope of the system and its...
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What is a Good Modular System?

A good modular system balances the scope of the system and its lifespan with the effort to create it. In this post, I will suggest a schematic metric that explains the value over time of such a...
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