Search for dissertations about: "total quality management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 159 swedish dissertations containing the words total quality management.

  1. 1. Quality practice and customer value strengthening the ideal linkage

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johan Lilja; Mittuniversitetet.; Business Administration and Industrial Engineering.; Technology and Social Sciences. Department of Business Administration; Quality Technology and Management.; [2005]
    Keywords : TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Other industrial engineering and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Övrig industriell teknik och ekonomi; customer value; Total Quality Management; Quality Technology and Management; TQM; Quality control; attractive quality; Kvalitetsteknik; Kvalitet;

    Abstract : Quality management is continuously evolving and the progression so far is frequently described in terms of four stages. According to these descriptions, Total Quality Management (TQM) constitutes the currently highest level, or fourth stage, of quality management. READ MORE

  2. 2. Information Quality in Industrial Environmental Management: Defining and Managing Quality of Environmental Information

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Ann-Christin Pålsson; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Miljöteknik; Environmental engineering; industrial environmental management; information quality; environmental information systems; information quality definition; information quality requirements; information quality management; information review; total quality management;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to describe how quality of environmental information can be defined and managed to support industrial environmental management. Environmental information is used in industries to monitor and control the environmental aspects of products and processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Poor quality costing

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Lars Sörqvist; KTH.; [1998]
    Keywords : Poor quality cost; Cost of poor quality; Nonvalue adding cost; Quality related cost; Quality measurements; Quality; TQM; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis presents an effective model for measuring the cost of poor quality. It consists of two models, developed during the research project, assessments and the construction of measurement systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Container Logistics and its Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Lars A. R. Hultén; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [1997]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering mechanics; container; logistics; management; fleet management; demand management; transport systems; modelling; cybernetics; decision support systems;

    Abstract : In this work research on container logistics and its management is presented. Contrary to the common approach of treating this as a mathematical problem and addressing it by operations research methods, this work regards the problem in a wider perspective. READ MORE

  5. 5. Total quality management for sustainable development focus on processes

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Raine Isaksson; Business Administration and Industrial Engineering.; Quality Technology and Management.; Technology and Social Sciences. Department of Business Administration; [2004]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study how synergies of Total Quality Management (TQM) and Sustainable Development (SD) can be realized. Emphasis has been on increasing the focus on processes. A process based change model for SD has been developed. READ MORE