• What Industrialized Construction Could Learn from Ford's Model T

    2 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Disbrave Car Dealership / João Filgueiras Lima. Image via Disbrave
    On October 1, 1908, Ford launched its first model car in the American market, the Ford T, starting the automotive industry and establishing new paths for industrialization. Inspired by the manufacturing systems of weapons and sewing machines, in 1913, Henry Ford revolutionized production with the first moving assembly line to produce the Model T; a simple, safe, reliable and cheap car. The price decreased over time as production became more efficient. The Model T cost $850 in its first year and, as the manufacturing process...
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