Essays about: "Toyota Production System"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words Toyota Production System.

  1. 1. Simulation of Production Flow : A simulation-based approach to evaluate and optimize future production scenarios

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Gustaf Aurelius; Mattias Ingvarsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Simulation; Discrete Event Simulation; ExtendSim; Toyota Production System; Lean Manufacturing; Production flow; Dye-sensitized solar cell;

    Abstract : This master thesis is the last part of the master program Production Engineering and Management at the Royal Institute of Technology, KTH, in Stockholm. The thesis is conducted at Exeger Operations AB, in short Exeger. The company is in an expansion phase and wants to prepare for future production expansion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lean i lantbruksföretag : hur arbetar lantbrukare med lean?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Richard Eriksson; [2018]
    Keywords : lean; implementering; lantbruk; lantbrukare; lantbruksföretag;

    Abstract : Lean är en företagsfilosofi som härstammar från Toyota och deras Toyota Production System (TPS) som grundades efter andra världskriget. Lean har utvecklats genom åren och det har gjort att begreppet blivit diffust och svårt att beskriva, men kan i korthet sägas gå ut på att minimera slöserier i produktionsprocessen. READ MORE

  3. 3. Är det lönsamt med Lean : en studie om sambandet mellan Lean och upplevd lönsamhet på svenska gårdar

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Linus Nilsson; David Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Lean; lönsamhet; identitet; lantbruk; Lean lantbruk; TPS; Toyota Production System;

    Abstract : Många av de svenska lantbruksföretagarna anser att deras lönsamhet är dålig (Swedbank och sparbankerna och LRF Konsult, 2015) Lean har funnits under en lång tid och bidragit med att öka konkurrenskraften i företag inom tillverkning och tjänstesektorn samt att några betydelsefulla nyckeltal påverkas positivt (Losonci & Demeter, 2013). Lean har även visat sig ge bättre resultat på fem av tio nyckeltal på svenska gårdar som aktivt arbetat med att implementera Lean (Andersson et al, 2016). READ MORE

  4. 4. Practical Implementation of Lean at Small and Young Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell Produktion

    Author : Fredrik Hasselgren; [2018]
    Keywords : “Lean SME”; “Lean Small Company”; “Lean Manufacturing”; “Practical Lean Implementation”; “Lean Young Company”; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Introduction: This thesis aims to investigate how a small and young company can implement the management philosophy Lean. The thesis is designed as a literature study with two objectives. The first objective is to identify what Lean is and what its underlying tools, methods and principles are. READ MORE

  5. 5. The human aspect of Lean : Special considerations for an adequate implementation of Lean

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Carlos Eduardo Camargo; [2017]
    Keywords : Lean; human aspect; safety; considerations;

    Abstract : Ever since the Toyota Production System (TPS) was re-named and introduced into the western culture as the Lean philosophy, many studies and articles have been published where the benefits of this philosophy are highlighted and directly related to improvements on the performance and efficiency of manufacturing processes, more specifically in the car manufacturing industry. Since the focus of these studies has been mostly on measurable benefits, the human aspect that exists in every organization and the effect that Lean can have over this aspect have been left out of the spotlight. READ MORE