Essays about: "Lean"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 689 essays containing the word Lean.

  1. 1. A ‘snapshot’ of Swedish media’s portrayal of immigrants and refugees leading up to the 2018 election : A qualitative critical discourse analysis from Dagens Nyheter and Svenska Dagbladet

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Alexander Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Integration; Immigration; Migration; Critical discourse analysis; Agenda setting theory; Sweden; Media research; News; Power;

    Abstract : Immigration is a topic that is not an uncommon occurrence within Sweden, especially in regards to the long history of wars and crisis occurred since the beginning of the 21st century. It could take form of individuals fleeing for their lives as refugees from conflict, or as economic migrants seeking a higher quality of life in a new country. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Exploring the Relationship Between Personality, Gender and Preferences in Contemporary Office Workspace Design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Peter O'Reilly; [2019]
    Keywords : Biophilia; Environmental Psychology; Evolutionary Workspaces; Flex-office; Gender; Green Enriched Office; Lean office; Office Design Preference; Personality; Self-Determination Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objective: The study explores office workspace design preferences, and their psychological antecedents (personality and gender), among a sample of professionals before they have commenced work in an office environment – an approach not previously undertaken. Background: The physical environment of an office workspace and its design characteristics are important to employees’ psychological well-being. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Effects of Resistance Training with Heat Stress on Muscle Mass, Strength and Performance

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Sean Drew; [2019]
    Keywords : Heat; Heat stress; Heat shock protein; Muscle mass; Resistance training; Hypertrophy; mTOR; Hot environment; Performence;

    Abstract : Background: Recent research has demonstrated the presence of heat being an effective stimulus for increasing skeletal muscle and strength. The exposure of increased environmental temperature combined with resistance training has been shown to amplify muscle adaptation for hypertrophy and strength. READ MORE