Search for dissertations about: "Visual management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 swedish dissertations containing the words Visual management.

  1. 1. Visual Management - on Communication in Product Development Organizations

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Ludvig Lindlöf; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Visual management; Information processing capability; Task communication; Boundary object; Product development management;

    Abstract : Product development implies a need for information processing capability due to its uncertain and ambiguous nature. Uncertainty is troublesome as it limits an organization’s ability to plan for, and make decisions about, the activities that need to be made in order to reach the objectives of the organization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lean Visual Management of Deviations in Product Development and Production - Coining Physical, Digital, and Hybrid Pulse Methodology

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Onur Kaya; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Visualization; lean; deviation management; disturbance management; issue management; lean management; visual management; lean tools.;

    Abstract : Lean is a relatively new trend, and every company strives for lean aiming for creating more output while using less input by focusing on the customer via eliminating non-value adding waste. Lean started at Toyota within its production system. From production, it started to be used in product development, and later on to other various sectors. READ MORE

  3. 3. On the use of Visual planning in teams -Exploring sticky notes in product development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Björn Söderberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering; Övriga teknikvetenskaper; Other technology; Visual planning; product development; teams; project; cross-functional;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Visual planning, a method used in teams for planning and controlling product development projects. Cross-functional teams have shown to be effective at accelerating product development, but also make it difficult to coordinate the work and puts high demands on communication and knowledge exchange. READ MORE

  4. 4. Visual replenishment methods in the manufacturing industry and suggestion for a decision tool

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Stefan Eriksson; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; materials supply; replenishment methods; visual; selecting methods; decision tool;

    Abstract : In almost all supply chains, materials need to be stored or buffered, implying that manufacturing companies need effective replenishment methods. However, this is challenging, since companies must balance inventory costs and customer service in complex and different situations. Therefore, it is important to choose replenishment methods carefully. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managing R&D Processes - Focusing on Technology Development, Product Development, and their Interplay

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Dennis Nobelius; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; research and development; technology development; product development; management issues; integration; organizational interfaces; project scope;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns management of research and development (R&D) processes, with an emphasis on technology development and product development and their interplay. The aim is to assist companies in leveraging their R&D efforts and to improve the understanding of R&D management. READ MORE