Essays about: "thesis sustainable manufacturing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 essays containing the words thesis sustainable manufacturing.

  1. 1. The value of Health and Safety aspects in Product-Service Systems : A case study based on the manufacturing industry

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Oscar Wergeland; Astrid Mehlberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Product-Service System; Occupational Health and Safety; Sustainability; Product Stewardship; Produkt-Service System; Arbetshälsa och Säkerhet; Hållbarhet; Produkthantering;

    Abstract : Companies are expected to reduce the impact on society caused by its operations while at the same time, generate profit for its stakeholders. One way to satisfy both parts is by creating shared values. As the trend of servitization becomes more popular the ability of Product-Service Systems (PSS) to deliver additional value to customers arises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Barriers to business model innovation : An exploratorive multiple case study of subcontracting manufacturing SMEs in Jönköping County

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Rasmus Hellman; Gustav Lindholm; Malcolm Scott; [2018]
    Keywords : Business Model; Business Model Innovation; Dynamic Capabilities; Sustainable competitive advantage;

    Abstract : Background – In today´s globalized environment, a stronger emphasis on moving production to low-cost environments is present. Assembling a complex product usually involves multiple smaller manufacturing firms across the globe. READ MORE

  3. 3. Develop competitive production systems by including sustainability at conceptual modeling

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

    Author : Erik Söder; Louise Horneman; [2018]
    Keywords : Production System Development; Discrete Event Simulation DES ; Conceptual Modeling; Sutainability; Utveckling Av Produktionssystem; Diskret Händelsesimulering; Konceptuell Modellering; Hållbarhet;

    Abstract : In today’s market, sustainability has become an important competitive priority, affecting the way manufacturing companies need to develop their production systems. Increased external pressure from stakeholders, customers, law and regulations, as well as the undeniable consequences of the environmental crisis, causes a need for more sustainable production patterns. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Sustainability Using Minimum Quantity Lubrication Technique and Nano-Cutting Fluids in Metal-Machining Processes

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Marta García Tierno; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Sustainable manufacturing is making products from processes which have minimal environmental impact, energy and resource efficient, economically viable and safe for consumers and society as whole. Achieving sustainability in manufacturing would mean infusing sustainability methods on product process and system level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Critical Factors to Consider in Purchasing for a Sustainable Inbound Supply Chain : A Perspective on Large Scale Lithium-ion Battery Manufacturing

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : Ida Carlsson; Maria Pirrtiniemi; [2017]
    Keywords : Lithium-ion battery; Sustainability; Supply chain; Material criticality;

    Abstract : Together with electrification of the transportation sector and the introduction of renewable energy in the electricity grid, the demand for lithium-ion batteries is increasing. As a result of this emerging need, large-scale battery manufacturing is a promising and developing industry. READ MORE