Essays about: "Production flexibility and Production characteristics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words Production flexibility and Production characteristics.

  1. 1. Mapping and improving the after sales flow in a high-tech assembly plant : A case study of the aftermarket at Saab Järfälla

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

    Author : Viktor Toftberger; Gustaf Jörnelius; [2018]
    Keywords : Aftermarket; After Sales Services; High-Mix Low-Volume Production; Production Planning; Visual management; Eftermarknad; Hög-variation låg-volym produktion; Produktionsplanering; Visuell styrning; Produktionsvisualisering;

    Abstract : This thesis report is the final element of the Master of Science degree in Industrial Design Engineering at Luleå University of Technology, conducted between January and September 2017 at Saab AB Surveillance in Järfälla, Sweden. The purpose of this thesis project was to analyze the current situation inside production of aftermarket products with an aim to create an extensive mapping of the current situation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Competitive manufacturing in a high cost environment

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion

    Author : Ivana Ascic; Josip Ascic; [2018]
    Keywords : capabilities; high cost environment; improvement areas; operations strategy;

    Abstract : Background: The movement of production to low cost countries has been a prominent trend during recent decades. The offshoring trend has primarily been cost motivated and has had a negative impact on domestic economic growth. Manufacturing firms operating in a high cost environment must strive to develop core capabilities to enhance competitiveness. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hydrogen storage for variable renewable electricity integration: Techno-economic analysis of a Lined Rock Cavern system

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för rymd-

    Author : Giuseppe Ripepi; [2018]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; Storage; Rock Cavern; Electricity integration; Techno-economic;

    Abstract : The following study has been developed in cooperation with Chalmers University of Technology, during an internship in the Energy Division of the Hearth, Space and Environment Department of the same university. The work has been reviewed and discussed within the division and has been mainly followed by the Sustainable European Energy Systems group members Filip Johnsson (co-rapporteur) and Viktor Johansson (PhD student). READ MORE

  4. 4. When comes the sun? A study of stakeholders, driving forces and future scenarios of solar power in Sweden.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Rebecka Marklund; Carolina Ramberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Combined methods research; Delphi study; Distribution system operator; Foresight; Photovoltaics; Scenario building; Solar power; Stakeholder analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: In order to decouple from carbon dioxide, alternative, renewable energy sources need to replace traditional fossil fuels. The fastest growing renewable technology has for the past years been solar, more specifically in the form of photovoltaics (PV). READ MORE

  5. 5. What to Make of Waste : Material Driven Design for Better Palm Oil Practices

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Design och formgivning

    Author : Anton Torlén; [2018]
    Keywords : material driven design; palm oil; Thailand; biomass waste; natural fibers; bioplastics; sustainability; 3D-printing; composites;

    Abstract : Palm oil production create a number of solid biomass waste products, in particular empty fruit bunches and mesocarp fiber; two cellulosic plant materials that are under-utilized and a source of environmental pollution today. Their fibred structure are interesting from an industrial design perspective as similar waste products from industrialized crops are used to create composite materials. READ MORE