Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 277 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 6. Designing and Managing Cross-Functional Make or Buy Decision Processes

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Anna Moses; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; make or buy decision; decision process; cross-functional; design; management;

    Abstract : Cross-functional make or buy decision processes are strategic decision processes. The outcome of a make or buy decision affects competitive advantage, strategic development and leads to changes in internal and external relations. READ MORE

  2. 7. On Manufacturing Strategies : Implementation and utilization at some Swedish manufacturing industries

    University dissertation from Linköpings Universitet, Linköping

    Author : Mats Winroth; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2001]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Manufacturing strategies; case studies; production; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the issue of manufacturing strategies. Many articles and books on this matter have been published during the last 30 years, the majority being focused on American or British companies. Research on the formulation and implicationof manufacturing strategies in Swedish companies, however, is limited. READ MORE

  3. 8. On Manufacturing Strategies : Competing Through Inter-Organizational Collaboration

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings Universitet

    Author : Mats Winroth; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Manufacturing engineering and work sciences; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Produktion och arbetsvetenskap; Manufacturing Strategies; collaborative settings; manufacturing systems; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering;

    Abstract : Globalization increases the competition among small and medium sized companies. It is possible for their customers, often large systems integrators, to choose suppliers from all around the world. Swedish suppliers are often not competitive only regarding cost consequently simple work tasks are more and more located in low wage countries. READ MORE

  4. 9. The people dimension in manufacturing strategy: operators and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; Behavioral operations; People; Operators; Managers; Strategic consensus;

    Abstract : The manufacturing strategy (MS) field has largely focused on the MS content, and not so much on the people dimension of MS or on the process of bringing the MS out in organizations. Within companies, there is often a lack of a joint view of MS; different hierarchical levels view the strategy differently. READ MORE

  5. 10. Exploring the Shadows of Project Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jan Wickenberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; project management; organization theory; formal organization; informal organization; shadow system; project management framework;

    Abstract : The project has become a preferred way of organizing work. Two major reasons for this trend are demands for increased market responsiveness and the empowering of workgroups in order to improve employee commitment. READ MORE