Essays about: "assembly line balancing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words assembly line balancing.

  1. 1. Application of assembly line balancing in manufacturing industry : A case study on assembly line productivity

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Julia Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Assembly Line Design; Assembly Line Balancing; Productivity; Takt Time; Improvement Work; Manufacturing Industry; Packaging;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of the study is to explore how productivity can be improved in an assembly line in manufacturing industry. In order to fulfill the purpose, following three research questions have been formulated: 1. How can an assembly line be designed? 2. Which potential improvement areas can be found in an assembly line? 3. READ MORE

  2. 2. Feasibility analysis of cobots for automation of tightening stations in motor vehicle engine assembly lines

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Gabriel Tobler; [2020]
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    Abstract : The trend of increasingly automated tightening stations in the motor vehicle powertrain production industry, is driving the tooling industry to adapt its of-fering. This thesis aims to answer the question if collaborative robots (cobots) are suitable for tightening applications in motor vehicle engine assembly lines. READ MORE

  3. 3. Preliminary study of the fuel injector assembly capacity

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

    Author : Siddhant Bajaj; Erik Günther-Hanssen; [2019]
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    Abstract : In the near future the demand of the XPI fuel injectors of Scania Cummins JV assembled in Södertälje is predicted to increase. To meet this new demand the assembly line needs to increase its capacity. This paper is a preliminary study of how this capacity increment could be carried out to meet a future demand of 50% higher than today. READ MORE

  4. 4. Identifying specific line balancing criteria for an efficient line balancing software : A case Study

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

    Author : Shravan Dhanpal Harinath; Shakeel Siddique; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi model line balancing; line balancing constraints; assembly line balancing; multi model; single sided; work load distribution;

    Abstract : For any business, surviving in a competitive market while maintaining all the operational performance indices up to mark is very crucial. There are several theories and techniques to improve the efficiency of the operational performances. Line balancing is one of those well practiced techniques used daily in most of the industries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Minimization of Output Variation in Mass Customized Production

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

    Author : My Ngoc Johansson; Salwa Al Hasbani; [2018]
    Keywords : Output variation; mass customized production; Standardised work; line balancing; internal logistics; kitting; sequencing and scheduling material deliveries;

    Abstract : During the past decades, there have been an acceleration of customers’ needs of customized products. This have pressured many companies in offering customized products in order to reach customer satisfaction and keep growing and expanding their market share. READ MORE