Search for dissertations about: "Assurance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 192 swedish dissertations containing the word Assurance.

  1. 1. Production assurance concept, implementation and improvement

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Javad Barabady; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Drift och underhållsteknik; Operation and Maintenance;

    Abstract : The dynamic business environment is characterized by short-term and long- term uncertainties in the business processes, combined with a short-term focus on meeting customers' and share-holders' requirements. Therefore, making correct decisions in a dynamic business environ-ment is a major challenge for production plant engineers and managers all over the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Development and Use of Standards by Non-state Actors: A Study of the Dynamics of Regulating Sustainability Assurance

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Amanda Sonnerfeldt; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International standards on assurance engagements; Regulatory Space; Accountancy Profession; Decentred regulation; Standards; Non-state actors; Ustainability; Assurance;

    Abstract : Non-state actors have been increasingly engaged in regulation, operating and setting rules outside of, and parallel to, existing legal institutions. These “alternative to legal rules” have been increasingly influential in domestic law and policy, with growing evidence of them penetrating legal, professional, as well as social orders. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Socio-technical Analysis of Information Systems Security Assurance A Case Study for Effective Assurance

    University dissertation from Kista : Institutionen för data- och systemvetenskap (tills m KTH)

    Author : Job Asheri Chaula; Louise Yngström; Mariki Eloff; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the concepts of Information System (IS) security assurance using a socio-technical framework. IS security assurance deals with the problem of estimating how well a particular security system will function efficiently and effectively in a specific operational environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improved Quality Assurance of Fatigue Loaded Structures - The Necessary Shift from Technology Focus towards Information Driven Weld Evaluation

    University dissertation from Kista : Institutionen för data- och systemvetenskap (tills m KTH)

    Author : Anna Öberg; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; lean; fatigue; NDT; information; inspection; control; assurance; six sigma; quality; weld;

    Abstract : The research has shown that the insufficient use of process information leads to unnecessary and costly safety margins in each step of production. This is, in short term, affecting the productivity of the company. Even more serious is the effect that insufficient use of process information has on product and process development in the long term. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards Geometry Assurance of Laser Processed Sheet Metal Components

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Vaishak Ramesh Sagar; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; robust design; tailored heat treated blanks; geometrical variation; Geometry assurance; selective laser heat treatment;

    Abstract : Stricter emission norms have propelled the automotive industry towards lightweight transportation solutions to reduce the environmental impact. The industry has adapted to cost effective lightweight sheet metal solutions to control the vehicle weight as well as maintain the safety standards of the vehicle. READ MORE