Essays about: "“Lean Manufacturing”"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 194 essays containing the words “Lean Manufacturing”.

  1. 1. Production System waste reduction using Value stream mapping : An Industrial case study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Produktionsutveckling; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Rakesh Raghavendra Devarakonda; Sumanth Ramachandrareddy; [2019]
    Keywords : Manufacturing process; Lean Manufacturing; techniques of lean manu-facturing; Value stream mapping; VSM key challenges; wastage in manufacturing process; Material handling.;

    Abstract : The rapid rise in global population and market demands have mandated industries to introduce better and quality products to meet up their rushing needs. However, achiev-ing such goals need optimal production system and robust strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Flow Optimisation for Improved Performance of a Multivariant Manufacturing and Assembly Line

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Alexander Sævar Guðbjörnssonn; Haider Mohammed Yassin; [2019]
    Keywords : Value Stream Map; Spaghetti Diagram; Discrete Event Simulation; Waste; Cycle Time; Lean Philosophy;

    Abstract : Stoneridge, Inc. is an independent designer and manufacturer of highly engineered electrical and electronic components, modules and systems principally for the automotive, commercial vehicle, motorcycle, agricultural and off-highway vehicle markets. A subsidiary of Stoneridge, Inc. is the company Stoneridge Electronics. READ MORE

  3. 3. System analysis, improvement and visualisation of a manufacturing workflow, using discrete-event simulation : A combination of discrete-event simulation and lean manufacturing

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Arvid Antonsson; Gustaf Hermansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Discrete-event simulation; FACTS; Lean; Simulation; DES; Kaizen; LeanSMO; Workflow analysis; Simulering; Arbetsflödesanalys;

    Abstract : This project has been initiated in cooperation with a Swedish manufacturing company. Due to increased demand and competition, the company wants to streamline its production process, increase the degree of automation and visualize specific workflows. READ MORE

  4. 4. Buffer optimisation of a packaging line using Volvo GTO's flow simulation methodology

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Peter Wolak; Mattias Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : simulation; optimisation; optimization; buffer; flow; Volvo GTO; Lean; production; manufacturing;

    Abstract : With the rapid development of computers and their proven usability in manufacturing environments, simulation-based optimisation has become a recognised tool for proposing near-optimal results related to manufacturing system design and improvement. As a world-leading manufacturer within their field, Volvo GTO in Skövde, Sweden is constantly seeking internal development and has in recent years discovered the possibilities provided by flow simulation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improvement Strategies in Construction Sites : Development of Rapid Site Assessment for House-building Industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Pontus Urban; [2019]
    Keywords : Rapid Site Assessment; RSA; Lean; Lean Construction; House-building industry;

    Abstract : The construction industry has deteriorated during the past 40 years. Up to 35 % of the production cost is from wastes. The manufacturing industry has had an opposite development, in many cases owing to the contributions of Lean Production and various assessment tools. READ MORE