Essays about: "thesis in engineering quality management"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. On the Complexity Measurement of Industrial Control Software

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

    Author : Adnan Muslija; [2017]
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    Abstract : Embedded systems are becoming a dominant part of the computer systems that we use both in our every day life and in the industry. For domain specific and industrial use, specialized embedded systems, called Programmable Logic Controllers, are used to run software which provides supervisory control. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strengthening capacities for the use of GIS in disaster risk reduction

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Anna Charlin Rürup; [2017]
    Keywords : Geographic Information Systems; GIS; capacity development; disaster risk reduction; capacity building; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are a powerful tool for supporting disaster risk reduction (DRR). International agreements such as the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction call on high-income countries and other partners to support lower-income countries in strengthening their DRR capacities. READ MORE