Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 277 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 11. 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

  2. 12. Essays on manufacturing-related management accounting

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Andreas Myrelid; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; operations management; performance measurement; decision making; verksamhetsstyrning; prestationsmätning; beslutsfattande;

    Abstract : In general companies continuously have to improve their operations to be able to survive in the global competition. They have to be better in utilizing their resources today compared to what they were yesterday. The production systems have changed during the 20th century and factories today do not look like they did hundred years ago. READ MORE

  3. 13. Incubators and incubation -Resources and activities in relation to different actors

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Lise Aaboen; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics; incubator; incubation; resources; new technology-based firm; university; policy actor; financial actor;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Incubators prepare new technology-based firms (NTBFs) for the obstacles ahead, they complement and develop the entrepreneurial ability of the firm founder, advise regarding financing, as well as providing structure and credibility to the firm. Incubators accelerate the development of the firms towards growth, create an entrepreneurial and innovative climate in the region, and contribute to the commercialization of research results from the university. READ MORE

  4. 14. Involving individuals in the manufacturing strategy formation: Strategic consensus among workers and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh Mirzaei; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; strategic consensus; behavioural operations; workers; managers;

    Abstract : Decisions made and actions taken by individuals in the operations function impact the formation of a company’s manufacturing strategy (MS). Therefore, it is important that the MS is understood and agreed on by all employees, that is, strategic consensus among the individuals in the operations function is essential. READ MORE

  5. 15. Development of collaborative green lean production systems

    University dissertation from Eskilstuna/Västerås : Mälardalens Högskola

    Author : Martin Kurdve; Mälardalens högskola.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Operations management; Lean manufacturing; Sustainable production; Environmental management; Swedish manufacturing; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with development of lean and green production systems from an action research point of view. The studies focus on Swedish-based automotive and vehicle industries and their aims to integrate sustainable thinking and environmental care into their operations management. READ MORE