Essays about: "Manufacturing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2150 essays containing the word Manufacturing.

  1. 1. Leveraging on digitalization for circular economy - A multiple case study on manufacturing and service companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Illaria Mania; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : circular economy; digitalization; data; sustainability; digital transformation; organizational change; digital technologies;

    Abstract : Competitiveness is a crucial word for describing what todays’ business environment requires to enterprises. The issue becomes even more complicated considering that there are several phenomena that are challenging companies’ ability to gain a competitive hedge. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employment effects of an increase in sugar tax

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Viktoria Carshaw; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This paper examined the changes in employment in industries with close ties to sugary products sales following an increase in sugar tax in Norway in January 2018. Using the data from Statistics Norway and having removed seasonality, interrupted time series analysis was conducted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Crucial Parameters for Additive Manufacturing of Metals : A Study in Quality Improvement

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Lina Berglund; Filip Ivarsson; Marcus Rostmark; [2019]
    Keywords : Additive manufacturing; Production parameters; Sandvik; Quality improvement; Selective laser melting; Powder bed fusion; Process control;

    Abstract : Production by Additive Manufacturing creates opportunities to make customized products in small batches with less material than in traditional manufacturing. It is more sustainable and suitable for niche products, but entails new production demands to ensure quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Problem prevention using the DCOV approach : A case study on a camera monitoring system at Volvo Cars

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carl Larsson; Martin Magnusson; [2019]
    Keywords : DCOV; Camera Monitoring System; Customer Satisfaction; Robust Design;

    Abstract : The Swedish car manufacturer, Volvo Cars, are a pioneer in the automotive industry regarding vehicle safety. Ever since they invented the three-point seat belt, the safety aspect has been their main priority. Today, a car is equipped with new technology and is highly dependent on software solutions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managing the bi-directional flow of materials to increase customer satisfaction and reduce cost : A case study at Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Catharina Cannava; [2019]
    Keywords : material flows; customer satisfaction; reduce costs; supply chain management; logistics management;

    Abstract : Purpose: This thesis explores the bi-directional flows of material perceived by manufacturing firms in the supply chain and accordingly derive suggestions to properly manage these flows to increase customer satisfaction and reduce cost. Methods: A literature review was summarized in a conceptual framework. READ MORE