Essays about: "culture industry"

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  1. 1. Employees’ Health in the Process Industry: The Impact of Lean

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Mikaela Burchardt; Sandra Löfström; [2022]
    Keywords : Lean; Process industry; Psychosocial effects; Organisational culture;

    Abstract : The effects of implementing Lean has been widely studied within the context of discrete manufacturing, where it originated, but much less so within the process industry. Within discrete manufacturing there are major benefits to implementing Lean with a focus on respect for people and human aspects, particularly on employee health and organisational culture, but does the same hold true in the process industry? The purpose of this thesis is to look into this question. READ MORE

  2. 2. IMPROVED SUB SYSYEM ENCLOSURE

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : EMMANUEL PETER; ALAN SHAJI; [2022]
    Keywords : Prefabricated Enclosure Wall Panel Systems PEWPS ; Modern Methods of Construction MMC ; Panelized systems; Prefabricated panels; Stainless steel 316; Lean; Nonconformities;

    Abstract : Building envelopes are perhaps the most influencing players on assuring indoor comfort conditions, in alliance with their impact on the sustainability and energy-efficiency of the building during operation. However, given the multitude of commercial solutions available on the market and the use of different criteria and inconsistent semantics among the existing categorization/classification systems of construction objects, there is still a need for uniformization of the many regarding the main Prefabricated Enclosure Wall Panel Systems (PEWPS) for building applications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Office localization and the impact of remote work: A case study of a KIBS

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Simon Karlberg; Antonius Mekhael; [2022]
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    Abstract : The COVID-19 pandemic has induced society to conduct work more remotely and therefore created challenges in adapting to this change. Remote work has created new opportunities of being less geographically bound when conducting work which therefore evokes the questions of what considerations are of importance when implementing remote work and how it has affected the choice of physical location. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cybersecurity in Railways : Identifying and Communicating Risks using System Dynamics Modeling

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

    Author : Cecilia Mikiver; [2022]
    Keywords : System dynamics; System Dynamics Modeling; CLD; Cybersecurity; Safety; Railway; Digitalization.; Systemdynamik; Systemdynamisk Modellering; CLD; Cybersäkerhet; Säkerhet; Järnväg; Digitalisering;

    Abstract : Extensive digitization is currently underway in the railway sector, which has resulted in several benefits and improvements, but also challenges. The increased use of digital technologies increases the risks of vulnerabilities and susceptibility to cyberattacks. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Implementation of the New Engineering Contract in Australia : An Institutional Perspective

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Dannie O’Brien; [2022]
    Keywords : Institutional Theory; New Engineering Contract; Risk allocation; Collaboration; Standard Form Contracts; Instititutionell teori; New Engineering Contract; samarbete; riskfördelning; standardkontrakt;

    Abstract : Current traditional delivery models used in the Australian construction industry are seen as highly bespoke and adversarial where there is an inappropriate contractual risk allocation, lack of collaboration and poor project management. With the pipeline of investment compounded with the impact that global macroeconomic trends and events (e.g. READ MORE