Search for dissertations about: "project design and risk"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 81 swedish dissertations containing the words project design and risk.

  1. 1. Management of Design Information in the Production System Design Process

    University dissertation from Västerås : Mälardalen University

    Author : Bruch Jessica; Jessica Bruch; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Mälardalens högskola.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Innovation and Design; innovation och design; Information management; production system; design process; design information; manufacturing industry; industrialization;

    Abstract : For manufacturing companies active on the global market, high-performance production systems that contribute to the growth and competitiveness of the company are essential. Among a wide range of industries it is increasingly acknowledged that superior production system capabilities are crucial for competitive success. READ MORE

  2. 2. HEALTH AND SAFETY RISK MANAGEMENT ON BUILDING CONSTUCTION SITES IN TANZANIA: The Practice of Risk Assessment, Communication and Control

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Sarah Phoya; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Health and safety risk; Risk Management; Risk Communication; Risk control; Construction Sites; Practice; and Process;

    Abstract : The construction industry is an important part of the economy in many countries and is often seen as a driver of economic growth especially in developing countries. Owing to its relatively labour intensive nature, construction works provide opportunities for employment for a wide range of people skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled. READ MORE

  3. 3. Human-Machine Interface Considerations for Design and Testing in Distributed Sociotechnical Systems

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Yemao Man; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Human Factors; Design; Human Machine Interface; Situation Awareness; Automation Bias; Distributed Sociotechnical System; Decision Making; Maritime Transportation;

    Abstract : The increasing concerns for safety and environmental sustainability create demands on the development of future maritime transportation strategies. One way to meet these demands is the concept of autonomous unmanned vessels for intercontinental voyages. READ MORE

  4. 4. Production Ergonomics: Identifying and managing risk in the design of high performance work systems

    University dissertation from W.P. Neumann (Box 8850, SE-402 72 Göteborg, Sweden), OR www.lub.se , OR www.arbetslivsinstitutet.se/biblioteket

    Author : Patrick Neumann; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Organizational science; reumatologi; Organisationsteori; Production technology; Produktionsteknik; muskelsystem; Skelett; rheumatology locomotion; muscle system; Skeleton; Risk Assessment; Manufacturing; Musculoskeletal disorders; Human Factors; Organisational Development; Production System Design; Strategy;

    Abstract : Poor ergonomics in production systems can compromise performance and cause musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), which pose a huge cost to society, companies, and afflicted individuals. This thesis presents a research trajectory through the problem space by: 1) Identifying and quantifying workplace risk factors for MSDs, 2) Identifying how these risks may relate to production strategies, and 3) Developing an approach to integrating ergonomics into a companies’ regular development work. READ MORE

  5. 5. MANAGING PROJECT UNCERTAINTY BY USING AN ENHANCED RISK MANAGEMENT PROCESS

    University dissertation from Institutionen för Innovation, Design och Produktutveckling

    Author : Rolf Olsson; Mälardalens högskola.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Risk management; uncertainty; project management; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Other industrial engineering and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Övrig industriell teknik och ekonomi; Innovation och design;

    Abstract : An increasing number of companies are focusing their efforts on project management. Project management is frequently used as an enabler for meeting an uncertain and turbulent environment. Consequently, the overall effectiveness of the project management process is essential for long-term profitability. READ MORE