Essays about: "one-piece flow"

Found 4 essays containing the words one-piece flow.

  1. 1. Lean cell implementation in high mix, low volume manufacturing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Björn Ljunggren; [2013]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This thesis was conducted at Enics manufacturing unit in Västerås. This site employs 360 people out of a total of 2400 globally. The site produces electronics and is specialised toward low volumes and spare parts. The site has problems with high inventory levels, long lead times and less than preferred service level towards customers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gaining Competitiveness Trough Understanding Critical Factors Affecting the Production System : A Case study in cooperation with GKN Driveline Köping AB

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Jan-Peter Rosén; Kari Haukirauma; [2013]
    Keywords : production systems; production development; batch; one-piece flow; single piece flow; flow; lean; production; continuous flow; just-in-time; decision support; produktionssystem; produktionsutveckling; batch; enstycksflöde; flöde; lean; production; kontinuerligt flöde; just-in-time; beslutsunderlag;

    Abstract : Globalization and the increasing time to market have led to ever-higher requirements on the production systems. More than often the short-term thinking and the chase for profit lead to cheap quick fixes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Goodbye to Inbound and Outbound waste : A case study at IKEA’s Distribution Centre,

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU; Linnéuniversitetet/Ekonomihögskolan, ELNU

    Author : Jonathan Kölemo; Simon Jensen; [2012]
    Keywords : Lean; VSM; CSM; Waste reduction;

    Abstract : Authors        Jonathan Kölemo (890303) and Simon Jensen (870212)                         Title              Goodbye to Inbound and Outbound waste - A case study at IKEA’s Distribution                      Centre, Älmhult   Background The DC in Älmhult is working in two administrative teams; Inbound and Outbound. The relationship between and inside the Inbound and Outbound teams are complex and unclear. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assembly line & Sub-Assmbly Stock process optimizations at "WTE Präzisionstechnik GmbH"

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Oliver Kirschey; [2012]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Decreasing takt times and frequently changing customer demands and customized products are the challenges of modern companies. To achieve these targets topics like increasing flexibility, decreasing the lead time and decreasing the lot size are just some of the measures companies work on to meet the customer demand. READ MORE