Search for dissertations about: "manufacturing"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 1944 swedish dissertations containing the word manufacturing.

  1. 16. A comparative cost analysis of conventional wrought steel and powder metallurgy (PM) gear manufacturing technologies

    University dissertation from Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Babak Kianian; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Gear manufacturing; Manufacturing cost analysis; Powder metallurgy PM ; Press and sintering P S ; Wrought steel conventional gear manufacturing; Decision support system DSS ; Sustainability; Sustainable production SP ; Automotive Industry;

    Abstract : The transportation industry landscape is going through a massive transformation due to trends such as autonomous and electrified vehicles. The electrification trend has already started to display its ample influence on the automotive industry. READ MORE

  2. 17. Evaluation and Management of Manufacturing Flexibility

    University dissertation from Lund Institute of Technology

    Author : Carl-Henric Nilsson; [1992]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; strategy; manufacturing; flexibility;

    Abstract : 5 articles on Flexibility especially in manufacturing.... READ MORE

  3. 18. Factory-in-a-Box : an Enabler for Flexibility in Manufacturing Systems

    University dissertation from Institutionen för Innovation, Design och Produktutveckling

    Author : Andréas Ask; Mälardalens högskola.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Factory-in-a-Box; Flexibility; Mobility; Manufacturing; Production; Mass Customization; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Manufacturing engineering and work sciences Manufacturing engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Produktion och arbetsvetenskap Produktionsteknik; Industriell ekonomi och organisation;

    Abstract : AT PRESENT, many markets are characterized by a fast pace of change, as well as a high internationally enlarged competition. Since the conception of Mass Customization emerged in the late 1980´s, many companies within the manufacturing industry have been striving to fulfill this vision by increasing the flexibility within their manufacturing system. READ MORE

  4. 19. Communicating performance measures : Supporting continuous improvement in manufacturing companies

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Carina Larsson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Communication; performance measures; manufacturing; continuous improvement; Production and Automation Engineering; Produktion och automatiseringsteknik;

    Abstract : Manufacturing enterprises are a key driver of economic growth (Eurostat, 2016). Implementing continuous improvement (CI) is commonly used to increase competitiveness (Hyland et al., 2007), but despite the well-known theory of CI, many manufacturing companies fail in implementing it (Bhasin, 2012; Nordin et al., 2012; Tiwari et al. READ MORE

  5. 20. Competing on Manufacturing How combinations of resources can be a source of competitive advantage

    University dissertation from Institute of Economic Research

    Author : Gunilla Nordström; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; manufacturing; competitive advantage; manufacturing capabilities; strategic management; the Resource-Based View RBV combinations of resources; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper;

    Abstract : The most central question in the strategic management literature is why some firms are more successful than others, often expressed as an aim to understand sources of competitive advantage. In this thesis, an empirical observation is made that a number of manufacturing plants belonging to the same firm show sustainable differences in financial success, and the question is why. READ MORE