Essays about: "continuous improvement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 253 essays containing the words continuous improvement.

  1. 1. Crucial Parameters for Additive Manufacturing of Metals : A Study in Quality Improvement

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

    Author : Lina Berglund; Filip Ivarsson; Marcus Rostmark; [2019]
    Keywords : Additive manufacturing; Production parameters; Sandvik; Quality improvement; Selective laser melting; Powder bed fusion; Process control;

    Abstract : Production by Additive Manufacturing creates opportunities to make customized products in small batches with less material than in traditional manufacturing. It is more sustainable and suitable for niche products, but entails new production demands to ensure quality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Volatile fatty acid production from co-fermentation of primary sludge and food waste without pH control

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Binyam Bedaso; [2019]
    Keywords : Volatile fatty acid; Co-fermentation; Primary sludge; Food waste;

    Abstract : The production of volatile fatty acids (VFAs) from waste stream is gaining high attention because of their high market value and wide range of applications. In this study, the production of VFA from co-fermentation of primary sludge from wastewater treatment plant and food waste without pH control was evaluated using a pilot-scale reactor in a semi-continuous mode of operation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reduction of Set-recovery of Surface densified Scots Pine by Furfuryl Alcohol

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Träteknik

    Author : Lei Han; [2019]
    Keywords : surface densification; set-recovery; hardness; furfuryl alcohol;

    Abstract :  For wood products such as flooring and worktop, only one surface is normally exposed in their use, and the mechanical properties like hardness and wearing resistance of that surface is then important. Since mechanical properties are strongly related to the density, surface densification, i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fire Safety of Facades

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Bogdan-Grigore Branisteanu-Albulescu; [2019]
    Keywords : polystyrene; graphene; façade; pyrolysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Façade fires are a big concern due to past incidents and the large number of victims encountered. Vertical flame spread mechanism specific to this type of fires is a complex phenomenon with parameters that are often difficult to be coupled. READ MORE

  5. 5. Are You Creating Socially Responsible Visual Communication? : An Exploratory Study of Fashion Companies’ External Social Responsibility on Instagram: A Marketer’s Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Avesta Diliwi; Josefin Bäcker; [2019]
    Keywords : CSR; Social Responsibility; External Social Responsibility; Body Image Representation; Body Image; Diversity; Body Size; Ethnicity; Skin Color;

    Abstract : Background: Following the development of digitalization and the emergence of social media a lot of attention has been drawn upon how these platforms are influencing the fashion industry and fashion marketing. As society is becoming more ethics and health conscious, fashion companies’ visual representations in social media are drawing more attention - who is represented and how are these representations portrayed. READ MORE