Essays about: "thesis in engineering quality management"

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  1. 1. Quality management of critical activities with a large number of subcontractors

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Edo Sijaric; [2017]
    Keywords : quality management; quality assurance; quality control; civil engineering; subcontractors; critical activities; process quality;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the application of quality management in infrastructure projects, as well as the challenges, when a large number of subcontractors are involved. The challenges with quality management in infrastructure projects originate from a wide spectrum of factors such as the main contractors’ lack of expertise in all the outsourced activities and a greater responsibility for the main contractor. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to Fully Obtain the Potential Benefits of a Digital Document Management System – A Guide to Successful Implementation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Axel Söderlund Carlborg; [2017]
    Keywords : Connected Manufacturing; Digitisation; Documentation; Document Management; Industry 4.0; Internet of Things; ISO; ISO 9000; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Technological advancements over the last decades have resulted in an increased degree of digitalisation within as well as in between companies around the world. As a result, requirements on companies in general are growing and global competition is steadily increasing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Internal benchmark of IKEA's Sourcing Assignment processes and documents across business areas and categories - A multiple case study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Axel Heiskanen Nilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Sourcing Assignment; Internal benchmark; Multiple-case study; Cross-case analysis; Internal best practice; Category management in purchasing; Category source sourcing plan; IKEA way of working; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: The IKEA Range & Supply organisation consists of business areas (BAs) and categories. BAs work with product development toward end-customers while the material-based categories work toward suppliers with purchasing and sourcing related tasks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Critical cost and risk factors in a reshoring decision - A Swedish Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion

    Author : Julia Karlsson; Valzone Citaku; [2017]
    Keywords : Reshoring; Onshoring; Backshoring; Inshoring; Back-reshoring; Reshoring decision; Manufacturing relocation decision; Cost analysis; Risk assessment; Cost factors; Risk factors;

    Abstract : Background: A growing reshoring trend has recently been discovered, when companies bring back their manufacturing to the domestic country. Reshoring has received more public attention recently and the interest in reshoring strategies is growing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Data Management in an Operational Context: A study at Volvo Group Trucks Operations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Martin Enofe; [2017]
    Keywords : Data; Information; Data Management; Industry 4.0; Future manufacturing; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The present customer based and data driven world of business, together with the evolving social and technological trends continue to drive product complexity and product variety to a new height, one that is characterized by product customization. In the product realization pro-cess, the assembly floor remains the most vital part of the manufacturing process; to cope with the rigorous demands of product complexity and product variety, operators rely heavily on quality assembly instruction in manual assembly operations. READ MORE