Essays about: "lean thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 essays containing the words lean thinking.

  1. 1. LEAN In The Swedish Armed Forces

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Nadia Al-Hakim; [2023]
    Keywords : Lean Philosophy; Lean Thinking; Military logistics; JIT; Lean; Försvarslogistik; JIT;

    Abstract : Date: 4th of June 2023 Level: Master thesis within Industrial Engineering and Management, Product and Process development – 30 credits. Institution: School of Innovation, Design, and Engineering at Mälardalen’s University Author: Nadia Al-Hakim Title: Lean in the Swedish Armed Forces Keywords: Lean Philosophy; Lean Thinking; Military logistics; JIT Research Question: What are the potential enablers and barriers to adapting the Lean philosophy in military logistics operations? Purpose: This study aims to investigate the potential challenges of implementing the Lean philosophy in the Swedish Armed Forces’ logistics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Waste Analysis on a Production Line - A Case Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell Produktion

    Author : Sanna Treptow; Déspina Karida; [2023]
    Keywords : Sustainable manufacturing systems; Sustainable production; Lean production; Just in Time Production JiT ; Kanban; Waste; Environmental Value Stream Mapping EVSM ; Production Performance Matrix PPM ; Key Performance Index KPI ; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study aims to assist Swedish company Clemondo AB in reducing waste in production, where the goal is to determine where waste appears as well as make suggestions for potential improvements, which are presented as Key Performance Indices (KPIs) and minimized manufacturing costs. Citation chaining is used to retrieve extant literature, while other productions and process-related information are gathered through observations and discussions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Simulation as an Enabler for ProductionSystem Development within the Indoor Vertical Farming Industry

    University essay from Mälardalens universitet/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Anwar Abbas; Ömer Faruk Acar; [2023]
    Keywords : Indoor Vertical Farming; Production System Development; Industry 4.0; Facility Layout Design; and Simulation;

    Abstract : With the increase in food consumption, new ideas, and technologies began to be developed. Inaddition, the developments generated by Industry 4.0 technologies have started to be applied tothe entire manufacturing sector and the indoor farming industry, which is currently trending. READ MORE

  4. 4. Green and Circular Capital Investments in Production Industry

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar produktionsutveckling (ML)

    Author : Filip Magnusson; [2022]
    Keywords : Green design; Capital investment design; Production system design; Circular investments; Grön design; Design kapitalinvesteringar; Design produktionssystem; Cirkulära investeringar;

    Abstract : As the concept of sustainability and environmentalism is growing due to new customer demand and regulations, production industry is facing extreme challenges in rethinking their processes and implement sustainability measures. Several companies are taking reactive measures where changes are made on the shopfloor in form of altered operations. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Integration of Two Innovation Driven Methods Based on the Start-up Processes of Successful Software Companies : Lean Start-up and Design Thinking in Software

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Elsa Sidemo; Ebba Lundberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Start-up; Software; Innovation; Lean start-up; Design thinking;

    Abstract : Background: There is a great interest in researching prescriptive methods as entrepreneurs demand guidance for start-up processes. A learn-by-doing methodology called lean start-up methodology has influenced tech entrepreneurs. READ MORE