Essays about: "improvement opportunity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 essays containing the words improvement opportunity.

  1. 1. Lean and sustainability evaluation of the flow of material in internal logistics

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för skog och träteknik (SOT)

    Author : Marco Donati; [2018]
    Keywords : Lean; Sustainability; Logistics; Value Stream Map; Flow of materials; Efficiency;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study how the interaction between lean and sustainability theories works in the logistics department of a manufacturing company. The research has been developed by applying a Value Stream Map with adjusted factors to help to map the flow of materials throughout the department. READ MORE

  2. 2. Spatial Data Harmonisation in Regional Context in Accordance with INSPIRE Implementing Rules

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Luka Jovicic; [2018]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; INSPIRE; data harmonisation; spatial data; Western Balkans; geology dataset; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Spatial data seamless exchange and interoperable usage has become a necessity in efficient data management and competitive positioning in the European Union. Conceptual and technical framework for the spatial data and services interoperability is specified within the EU INSPIRE Directive. READ MORE

  3. 3. Key factors for introducing an improved climate adaptation for engineers and contractors working in multidisciplinary infrastructure projects

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Gustafsson Sandra; [2018]
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    Abstract : Climate change poses a critical threat to future development and is a reality that affects our society, our way of thinking and acting. The international body has taken common position against climate change in the expression of, inter alia, the Paris Agreement on climate change and the Sustainable Development Agenda. READ MORE

  4. 4. Skolgårdens pusselbitar : ett gestaltningsförslag inspirerat av högstadieelevers önskemål

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Sanna Somby; [2018]
    Keywords : Högstadieelever; Skolgård; Atriumgård; Gestaltning;

    Abstract : Studier visar att barns utomhusvistelse har minskat de senaste åren. Boverket vill uppmana till att ta vara på barns önskemål och kunskap när det gäller stadsutveckling då det kan öka möjligheterna till en god uppväxtmiljö. READ MORE

  5. 5. Product development of an ergonomic and sustainable iron designed for its context : Advanced Development SDA at Electrolux

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Kristin Fredriksson; Emilia Österlind; [2018]
    Keywords : Iron; product development; ergonomic; user study; design; prototype; Strykjärn; produktutveckling; ergonomi; användarstudier; design; prototyp;

    Abstract : This report presents the process of a product development of an iron with technicallyimproved functions, an ergonomic evaluation with suggestion of improvement and a designprocess of an iron designed for the context it will be used in. The master thesis was written bytwo master students from Industrial Engineering and Management department of The RoyalInstitute of Technology at the Advanced Development department at Electrolux. READ MORE