Search for dissertations about: "Manufacturing decision making"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 swedish dissertations containing the words Manufacturing decision making.

  1. 1. Developing decision-support tools for evaluation of manufacturing reshoring decisions

    Author : Movin Sequeira; Per Hilletofth; David Eriksson; Rudrajeet Pal; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing reshoring; decision-making; support tools; fuzzy logic; AHP; Produktion; reshoring; beslutsstödverktyg; fuzzy logik; AHP;

    Abstract : During last three decades, companies have offshored their manufacturing activities across international borders in order to pursue lower manufacturing costs. Despite having accomplished their purpose, companies have also suffered from issues, especially poor quality of products and a poor response to customer demand. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing high performance manufacturing systems

    Author : Anders Karlsson; KTH; []
    Keywords : manufacturing control; manufacturing sytem design; assembly-intiated production; flexible manufacturing;

    Abstract : The work detailed in this dissertation relates to thedevelopment of high performance manufacturing systems. Theperformance factor aimed for is especially flexibility, butthere is an intention of making the results adaptable to focuson performance factors of the readers or users choice. READ MORE

  3. 3. Manufacturing Strategy, Capabilities and Performance

    Author : Mattias Hallgren; Jan Olhager; Terence Hill; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing Strategy; Manufacturing Capabilities; Operational Performance; Empirical Research; Contingency Factors; Manufacturing engineering and work sciences; Produktion och arbetsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation addresses the topic of manufacturing strategy, especially the manufacturing capabilities and operational performance of manufacturing plants. Manufacturing strategy research aims at providing a structured decision making approach to improve the economics of manufacturing and to make companies more competitive. READ MORE

  4. 4. Increasing the Value of Data in Production Systems

    Author : Maja Bärring; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industry 4.0; digitalization; data; Digital technologies; decision support; manufacturing; Smart Manufacturing;

    Abstract : A digital transformation is taking place, where information is available about almost anything, changing how work is performed and anticipated. More digitized information enabled by the digital technologies is supporting businesses to measure more about their processes and thereby also to know more. READ MORE

  5. 5. Money talks while volume and value should run the show : An evaluation of financial parameters for decision making duringmanufacturing system acquisition

    Author : Anders Johansson; Lars Pejryd; Linn Gustavsson Christiernin; Högskolan Väst; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Value chain; Manufacturing system; Investment process; Economical decision support; Production; Production Technology; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing and materials engineering; Produktions- och materialteknik;

    Abstract : Market economic values have for the last decades been given an increasing role with the establishment of financial institutes and global organisations with a capitalistic focus as a consequence. As a counter reaction, the concept of sustainable development has emerged complementing the economic focus with environmental and social aspects. READ MORE