Search for dissertations about: "continuous process improvement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 91 swedish dissertations containing the words continuous process improvement.

  1. 1. Contributions to the Use of Statistical Methods for Improving Continuous Production

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Francesca Capaci; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Process industry; Continuous process; Statistical process control; Design of experiments; Process improvements; Simulation tool; Engineering process control; Kvalitetsteknik; Quality Technology and Management;

    Abstract : Complexity of production processes, high computing capabilities, and massive datasets characterize today’s manufacturing environments, such as those of continuous andbatch production industries. Continuous production has spread gradually acrossdifferent industries, covering a significant part of today’s production. READ MORE

  2. 2. Software Process Assessment & Improvement in Industrial Requirements Engineering

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Tony Gorschek; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Process Assessment; Process Improvement; Requirements Engineering; Abstraction; Requirements; SPI; RE;

    Abstract : Requirements Engineering (RE) is a crucial part of any product management and product development activity, and as such deficiencies in the RE process may have severe consequences. There are reports from industry that point towards inadequate requirements being one of the leading sources for project failure. READ MORE

  3. 3. A supportive framework for successful implementation of improvement work

    University dissertation from Eskilstuna : Mälardalen University

    Author : Lina Stålberg; Mälardalens högskola.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; lean production; implementation; improvement work; radical change; continuous improvement; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : Lean Production is one of the most generally accepted concepts for increasing operational effectiveness. However, its implementation is still challenging for many companies as it implies not only changes of technical systems and management systems but also changes in attitudes and culture. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lean Remanufacturing Reducing Process Lead Time

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jelena Kurilova-Palisaitiene; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Circular Economy; Lean Production; Toyota Production System; Value Stream Mapping; Remanufacturing Process Challenges and Improvements; Process Efficiency;

    Abstract : Remanufacturing is a product recovery option in which used products are brought back into useful life. While the remanufacturing industry stretches from heavy machinery to automotive parts, furniture, and IT sectors, it faces challenges. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adoption of quality management in SMEs

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Marcus Assarlind; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; literature review; adoption process; continuous improvement; implementation; Quality management; SMEs; six sigma; lean production; interventions;

    Abstract : Since its dawn several decades ago, quality management (QM) has become established as a concept for improving organisations. It is often manifested in companies today in various initiatives, such as “lean”, “Six Sigma” or “the Company Production System”. However, adoptions of QM are scarce in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). READ MORE