Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 277 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 16. 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

  2. 17. Towards Horizontal Environmental Assessment for Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    University dissertation from Packaging Logistics, Lund University

    Author : Sajed Abukhader; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Electronic Commerce; Life Cycle Assessment; Horizontal Assessment; Operations Management; Supply Chain Management; Mechanical engineering; Environmental Management; vibration and acoustic engineering; vacuum technology; Maskinteknik; hydraulics; vakuumteknik; vibrationer; akustik; hydraulik; Logistics Management;

    Abstract : Electronic commerce (E-commerce) is one of the issues that are expected to influence the various logistics and supply chain processes/operations including: production, packaging, warehousing, transportation, etc. Consequently, the environmental implications of E-commerce are of concern and interest. READ MORE

  3. 18. Radical Innovation: Management and policy for electric and hybrid electric vehicle development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Hans Pohl; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics; Paradigm; innovation; radical; interparadigmatic; automotive; electric vehicle; hybrid; policy; first-mover; evolutionary;

    Abstract : Technological change can be divided into two categories: in line with the mainstream trajectory or paradigm (continuous, incremental), or breaking with it (discontinuous, radical). This thesis aims to increase understanding of the latter type: paradigmatic shifts in technology. READ MORE

  4. 19. Icons of New Public Management : four studies on competition, contracts and control

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Roland M Almqvist; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; competition; decentralization; management by contract; management control system; mechanisms of change; new public management; organizational reform; threat of competition; transformation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Public organizations have undergone major changes over the past few decades. The umbrella term used to characterize these changes in the style of public administration is ‘New Public Management’ (NPM). READ MORE

  5. 20. A Lifecycle Approach towards Building Information Management Technical and procedural implications for the facility management and operations sector

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kungliga Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Pouriya Parsanezhad; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Building Information Modelling; facilities management; facility management and operation; interoperability; building information management; BIM repository; workflow process; BIM; FM O;

    Abstract : A well-structured and coordinated information management practice is central to promoting efficiency in construction. Building information management encompasses authoring, interpretation, communication, coordination and storage of building information. READ MORE