Search for dissertations about: "operations strategy"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 116 swedish dissertations containing the words operations strategy.

  1. 11. Differentiated Supply Chain Strategy : Response to a fragmented and complex market

    University dissertation from Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Per Hilletofth; [2008]
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    Abstract : Supply Chain Management (SCM) aims to synchronize the requirements of customers with the flow of materials from suppliers, in order to satisfy the needs of the customers as costefficiently as possible. This has become a difficult task due to several developments in the market, such as increased competition, increased demand variability, increased product variety, increased amounts of customer-specific products, and shortening product life cycles. READ MORE

  2. 12. Dynamic Modelling of Transit Operations and Passenger Decisions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Oded Cats; KTH.; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Public Transport; Transit Operations; Simulation Model; Traffic Simulation; Route Choice; Dynamic Model; Assignment Model; Control; SRA - Transport; SRA - Transport;

    Abstract : Efficient and reliable public transport systems are fundamental in promoting green growth developments in metropolitan areas. A large range of Advanced Public Transport Systems (APTS) facilitates the design of real-time operations and demand management. READ MORE

  3. 13. Sustainable Manufacturing Strategy; Identifying Gaps in Theory and Practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Naghmeh Taghavi Nejad Deilami; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; production competence theory; manufacturing strategy; operationalization; environmental and social sustainability;

    Abstract : Since the introduction of sustainable development in 1972, an increasing number of companies have striven to create a competitive position by means of sustainability in their operations. Sustainability has become part of a firm's business strategy; therefore, strategic alignment of the manufacturing function to the business strategy's vision and goals regarding sustainability has become essential for manufacturing companies. READ MORE

  4. 14. Draw control strategy for sublevel caving mines A holistic approach

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Gurmeet Shekhar; Håkan Schunnesson; Anna Gustafson; Jesper Martinsson; Laeeque Daneshmend; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Draw control strategy; sublevel caving SLC ; loading process; draw point; caving operation; Bayesian statistics; probability models; economic models; Mining and Rock Engineering; Gruv- och berganläggningsteknik;

    Abstract : Sublevel caving is an underground mass mining method used for extracting different types of ores from the earth crust. Mines using sublevel caving (SLC) as the primary mining method are generally highly mechanized with standardized and independent unit operations. READ MORE

  5. 15. The Impact of Maintenance on the Production Process - Achieving High Performance

    University dissertation from Division of Production Management, Lund Institute of Technology, SE-221 00 Lund

    Author : Patrik Jonsson; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Företagsledning; Management of enterprises; Produktionsteknik; Production technology; Sweden; manufacturing management; operations strategy; Maintenance management; advanced manufacturing technology; management;

    Abstract : The dissertation is about management of equipment maintenance in manufacturing firms. The overall research objective is to describe how maintenance interacts with manufacturing and explain how it contributes to high performance of organisations. It reports findings from eight papers, each dealing with parts of the overall objective. READ MORE