Essays about: "automotive product development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 essays containing the words automotive product development.

  1. 1. Optimization and investment decisions of electrical motors’ production line using discrete event simulation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : ELLEN BURKHARDT; [2020]
    Keywords : Industry 4.0; Cyber-physical systems; Digital Twin; Simulation; Simulation process; Electro mobility; Verification and Validation; Plant Simulation; Industri 4.0; Cyber-fysiska system; Digital tvilling; simulering; simuleringsprocess; elektromobilitet; verifiering och validering; växtsimulering;

    Abstract : More dynamic markets, shorter product life cycles and comprehensive variant management are challenges that dominate today's market. These maxims apply to the automotive sector, which is currently highly exposed to trade wars, changing mobility patterns and the emergence of new technologies and competitors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Next generation of trunks in battery electric vehicles

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola / Institutionen för industri- och materialvetenskap

    Author : Albin Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : trunk; boot; electric vehicle EV ; battery electric vehicle BEV ; station wagon; car; automotive;

    Abstract : The development of battery electric vehicles (BEV) has gained momentum during recent years and the adoption rate will continue to increase. In 2020, 33 BEV models are expected to be released to the European market, compared to only six models in 2017. This is one of many examples of the development on the international BEV market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Feasibility study for geometry assurance in low volume manufacturing of complex products : With application in the shipbuilding industry

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Henrik Ehrenberg; Filip Malmenryd; [2020]
    Keywords : Geometry assurance; dimensional engineering; low volume manufacturing; complex products; quality assurance; robust design;

    Abstract : Geometrical variation is an unavoidable aspect in all types of manufacturing that may, unless managed, risk failure in fulfilling product requirements which may result in rework, delays and bad publicity. The term geometry assurance includes the tools, methods and processes that can be utilized to manage the effects of geometrical variation and to ensure fulfillment of esthetical, functional and assembly requirements. READ MORE

  4. 4. Conceptual decision support tool for RMS-investments : A three-pronged approach to investments with focus on performance metrics for reconfigurability

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Produktionsutveckling; Jönköping University/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Gustav Eriksson; Johan Isendahl; [2020]
    Keywords : Reconfigurable Manufacturing System; Decision Support Tool; Investment; Key Performance Indicators; Investment Model.;

    Abstract : Today's society is characterized by a high degree of change where the manufacturing systems are affected by both internal and external factors. To adapt to current manufacturing requirements in the form of short lead-time, more variants, low and fluctuating volumes, in a cost-efficient manner, new approaches are needed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Agile product development for integrated suppliers : A qualitative case study on the challenges of developing internal product development practices for an integrated supplier

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Linus Lindgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Supplier Integration; Agile Development; Product Development; Automotive Industry; Hybrid Models; Scrum; Stage-Gate; Agile Leadership; Leverantörsintegration; Agil Utveckling; Produktutveckling; Fordonsindustrin; Hybridmodeller; Scrum; Stage-Gate; Agilt Ledarskap;

    Abstract : Product development has become essential in today’s technology driven marketplace. Currently, pointbased models such as the stage-gate model are applied in practice of several incumbent firms in the automotive industry. READ MORE