Essays about: "items"

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  1. 1. Sustainability priorities of Swedish companies: an analysis of materiality matrixes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Yegana Abbaszade; [2023]
    Keywords : banking; capital goods; consumption items; daily items; material; investment;

    Abstract : In this study, I used quantitative content analysis to analyze the materiality matrixes of sustainability reports to identify the sustainability priorities of major companies in Sweden. I focus on the 131 largest listed companies in the country within six industries: material, consumer goods, capital goods, daily goods, banks, and investment companies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Overstock of aftermarket parts in Africa at Sandvik Stationary Crushing and Screening

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Mattias Johannesson; [2023]
    Keywords : Inventory management; Overstock; Excessive inventory; Obsolete inventory; Redistribution; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: Overstock of aftermarket parts in Africa at Sandvik Stationary Crushing and Screening Author: Mattias Johannesson Supervisor: Fredrik Olsson, Division of Production Management Background: An increase of customer expectations such as demand for more customizable options, shorter lead times and availability puts more and more pressure on a company's logistical processes. With fluctuating demand, inconsistent lead times and uncertainty around the world, variability is present and adds complexity to the logistical processes and needs to be handled appropriately to lower costs and match supply and demand. READ MORE

  3. 3. Third-party risks in industrial control systems: : A case study in the wind power sector

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

    Author : Abdullahi Ahmed; [2023]
    Keywords : Supply chain security; Wind power; Risk management; Third-party risk management; SCADA-system; Säkerhetshantering för försörjningskedjan; Vindkraft; Riskhantering; Tredjeparts riskhantering; SCADA-system;

    Abstract : This report investigates third-party risk for SCADA systems, using Swedish wind power as an empirical case study. Supervisory, Control, and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems are used in the wind power industry to monitor and control the operational process. The paper also proposed potential strategies for reducing third-party risks and exposures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance analysis of the communication system of a drone prototype used for maintenance and cleaning

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Abhinav Siddharth Mekam; [2023]
    Keywords : Drone; Pixhawk 6C; Raspberry pi; MAVlink protocol; Haarcascade classifier; OpenCV.;

    Abstract : Drones in today’s life are used in many sectors to automate various tasks. Delivering small items, capturing live events, and surveying dangerous areas are a few incredible operations of drones in today’s society. It can perform many tasks in human-restricted areas with less service time and cost. READ MORE

  5. 5. It’s no laughing matter! The changing use of the semicolon and its application in various genres

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Magnus Boström; [2023]
    Keywords : punctuation; semicolon; linguistics; prescriptivism; grammar; syntax; prosody;

    Abstract : The function of the semicolon has changed considerably since the 15th century, from primarily indicating the length of a pause, to providing syntactic information. According to prescriptive grammar, the semicolon is used to join independent clauses and to avoid complexity by separating items in a list. READ MORE