Essays about: "TQM tools"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words TQM tools.

  1. 1. A Lean Transformation Journey - An Insulation Manufacturing Case Study

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Angel Garcia Barillas; Troy Read; [2017]
    Keywords : Lean tools; Lean principles; eliminating waste; TQM; process industry.;

    Abstract : Elimination of waste in internal activities is key in improving operations inorganizations. Tailoring and implementing Lean tools in order to focus on customersand achieve flow efficiency is the beginning of a Lean journey. READ MORE

  2. 2. Organizational Alignment : Perceptions, Processes and Strategy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Per Johannesson; [2017]
    Keywords : cost of poor quality; gap-analysis; pdca; perception; processes; strategy; tqm;

    Abstract : The purpose of the study and following thesis is to investigate how employees in a R&D department perceive the product development process. Review of present process documentation aims at identifying potential discrepancies between the process as it is designed and the way it´s used. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Investigation of Obstacles for Small Ghanaian Enterprises Relocating from Urban to Rural Areas : A Minor Field Study in Ghana

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Anna Hellman; Elin Olofsson; [2013]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Up to date, an extensive amount of literature is available on urbanization related problems in West Africa. Urbanization in Ghana has led to a major development of urban cities but simultaneously caused economic depression in rural areas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Parameters Affecting Automation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Kristoffer Danielsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Automation projects; LEAN software development; CMMI-DEV; PMMM; Project management; Efficiency; TQM-projects; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background & Problem: The increased global competition has forced companies to perform project faster and better and minimising resource utilisation. This emphasis on efficiency is recognised by Tetra Pak Processing systems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Service quality in healthcare: quality improvement initiatives through the prism of patients’ and providers’ perspectives

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Umeå universitet; Umeå universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Anna Globenko; Zinaida Sianova; [2012]
    Keywords : Service quality; healthcare service quality; perceptions of quality; patients and healthcare service providers; efficient quality management; TQM; Lean; Six Sigma;

    Abstract : Efficient functioning of service providing organizations highly depends on quality of their services as it contributes to companies’ competitiveness and customers’ satisfaction (Gill, 2009, p. 533). Thus, quality management should be an integral part of service organizations’ performance. READ MORE