Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 283 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 16. 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

  2. 17. 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

  3. 18. 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

  4. 19. 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

  5. 20. 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