Essays about: "Safety in Material handling"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 18 essays containing the words Safety in Material handling.

  1. 11. Support systems for material handling in forklifts

    University essay from KTH/Ergonomi

    Author : Johannes Henriksson; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The world is becoming more and more globalized. The transportation and trading of goods across borders are becoming more frequent. All this is putting greater demands on companies dealing with material handling and distribution of supply. Material handling with forklifts is an area which is associated with risk of accidents. READ MORE

  2. 12. Factors that Impact Inventory Levels in a Supermarket System Supplying a Manufacturing Line

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

    Author : Hampus Dahlin; Martin Pihl; [2014]
    Keywords : supermarket system; inventory control; material flow; factors; material handling; procurement system;

    Abstract : Purpose- The purpose of this thesis is to identify factors that have an impact on supermarket inventory levels that supply a manufacturing line and investigate how the impact of these factors can be controlled. In order to fulfill the purpose it was broken down into two research questions. READ MORE

  3. 13. Handling of risks of events with low probability and severe consequences at a nuclear power plant

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknisk fysik

    Author : Agnes Maripuu; [2013]
    Keywords : Nuclear safety; risk management; methodology; economic impact;

    Abstract : Since the accident in the Japanese nuclear power plant Fukushima Dai‐ichi the discussion on severe nuclear accidents has increased. Much interest has been directed towards severe nuclear accident prevention and mitigation, which both are needed in order to lower the risk of a nuclear accident and ensure public safety. READ MORE

  4. 14. Potential savings by optimized material flow at Tetra Pak Packaging Materials AB – A study of optimizing Automated Guided Vehicle routes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Jacob Adwall; Johanna Ekberg; [2012]
    Keywords : Automated Guided Vehicles; Material Handling; Optimization; Production layout; Warehouse planning.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: Optimized and improved logistics along with continuous improvements of efficiency are two main goals with Tetra Pak Packaging Material in Lund. An insufficient material flow conducted by Automated Guided Vehicles at the production site, combined with a desire to restructure the production logistics through a transformation in warehouse location has been an aim for the company. READ MORE

  5. 15. Safeguards Licensing Aspects of a Future Generation IV Demonstration Facility : A Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik

    Author : Matilda Åberg Lindell; [2010]
    Keywords : safeguards; Generation IV; lead-cooled fast reactor;

    Abstract : Generation IV (Gen IV) is a developing new generation of nuclear power reactors which is foreseen to bring about a safer and more sustainable production of nuclear power. A Swedish research program called GENIUS aims at developing the Gen IV technology, with emphasis on lead-cooled fast reactors. READ MORE