Essays about: "literature review of cost reduction and control"

Found 3 essays containing the words literature review of cost reduction and control.

  1. 1. A joint model of heavy truck, tyres, and operating environment for tyres selection

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad mekanik

    Author : Petr Kolár; [2015]
    Keywords : Vehicle dynamics; tyres; rolling resistance; fuel consumption; optimization.;

    Abstract : Improving fuel efficiency is one of the core targets when minimizing the transport cost of a vehicle combination.Hence, it is crucial to optimize the design and selection of all vehicle components, including tyres. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regulatory approaches’ influence on environmental agencies internal quality

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Karin Andersson; [2012]
    Keywords : environmental regulator; internal quality; public-service organisations; quality; regulation; risk-based decision-making;

    Abstract : The increasing public concern regarding the government’s priorities in spending public resources puts pressure on public organisations to address quality issues in their practice. In United Kingdom both BRTF (Better Regulation Task Force) (BIS, 2005b) and the Hampton report (BIS, 2005a) highlighted management and quality problems in public organisations in UK. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing the practical relevancy of environmental cost accounting for industrial waste Waste accounting, process efficiency, and cleaner production

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Raphaël Jachnik; [2006]
    Keywords : industrial waste; environmental cost accounting; cost allocation; material efficiency; waste minimisation; cost reduction; Environmental studies; Miljöstudier; Accounting; Redovisning; Environmental technology; pollution control; Miljöteknik; kontroll av utsläpp; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The main purpose of the Thesis work is to conduct an assessment of both the way companies currently account for their waste costs, and of the potential relevancy of engaging in a more comprehensive cost accounting for waste in terms of achieving industrial waste minimisation and cost optimisation. In order to do so, literature about environmental and cost accounting was reviewed, an empirical study was conducted with 20 Swedish industrial companies and production sites, as well as a case study with one of the companies previously interviewed. READ MORE