Essays about: "ergonomic design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words ergonomic design.

  1. 1. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT OF WORK CHAIRS AND OFFICE CHAIR

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : ABHIJITH MUKUNDAN KUMAR; SAM THOMAS; [2020]
    Keywords : Ergonomics; Product Development; Design; QFD; Sitting comfort and safety; Backrest; Seat Height; Anthroprometry; Catia; Customer needs; Eurovema AB; Sitrite; Lumbar Support; Arm width; Arm Height; Slotted lock; Sliding Lock; Ratchet and Pawl; Telescopic Locking Mechanism;

    Abstract : Work chair is considered as an important element for the users to improve comfort in work environment. An ergonomic chair design and engineering is therefore considered very important for its usability and comfort view of point for the users. The aim of the thesis is to improve the mobility and ergonomics of the existing chair in all aspects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Safety system design in human-robot collaboration : Implementation for a demonstrator case in compliance with ISO/TS 15066

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

    Author : Carolin Schaffert; [2019]
    Keywords : human-robot collaboration; HRC and safety; human-robot interaction and safety;

    Abstract : A close collaboration between humans and robots is one approach to achieve flexible production flows and a high degree of automation at the same time. In human-robot collaboration, both entities work alongside each other in a fenceless, shared environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. The design of a playground toy

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Lorena Brown González; Rodrigo Palacios Certucha; [2019]
    Keywords : Playground; children; design; toy; cognitive development; physical development; user centred design;

    Abstract : The report describes the design of a safe (within EU regulations), ergonomic, attractive, sustainable, versatile and interactive playground toy for children from ages 7 to 11. The product aims to help children develop in different aspects: physical, emotional, social and mental, in a sustainable environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Motion analysis as a service to prevent musculoskeletal disorders in forestry

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

    Author : Anthon Bremer; [2019]
    Keywords : Motion analysis; forestry; musculoskeletal disorders; ethics in technology; Rörelseanalys; skogsbruk; muskuloskeletala besvär; etik inom teknik;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis was to investigate how motion analysis can be used as service to reduce the rate of upper-body musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in forestry, and propose a design based on the identified requirements. The project was carried out in collaboration with a Power Tools and Accessories Manufacturer (PTAM). READ MORE

  5. 5. Redesigning the production system at the crossmember painting line

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Arvid Marklund; Adrian Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Production development; layout design; strategies for implementation; safe work environment; ergonomics in production; Scania production system; downtime and consequences; material control system;

    Abstract : This master thesis was performed in collaboration with Scania Ferruform in Luleå, with the purpose to create an efficient, rational and safe workplace at the unloading station of the crossmember painting line. The mission from Ferruform was to investigate and analyse flaws, risk, and bottlenecks with regards to flows, ergonomics and material handling. READ MORE