Essays about: "material handling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 308 essays containing the words material handling.

  1. 1. Defining requirements of PET scrap for open loop recycling of post-industrial waste

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Josephine Digné; [2020]
    Keywords : Chemical Engineering; plastics; thermoplastics; PET; polyethylene terephthalate; foamed plastics; recycling; post-industrial waste; circular economy; återvinning; kemiteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : To reduce the environmental impact and minimize the exploitation of the depleting re-sources, the transition to a circular economy is vital. It proposes an economy of reduced ma-terial consumption and increased reuse and recycling of plastics and other materials. READ MORE

  2. 2. Torsion resistant chassis design for the Kalmar Cargotec empty container truck : A study to reduce swinging effect while handling elevated loads

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap och fysik (from 2013)

    Author : Jonathan Svernlöv; [2020]
    Keywords : Product development; FEM; Finite element method; FEA; Finite element analysis; Torsion; Torsion constant; Torsion resistant; chassi; chassis; structural; static; Produktutveckling; FEM; Finita element metoden; FEA; Torsionbeständigt; Chassi; statisk last;

    Abstract : Kalmar Cargotec is a company offering solutions for container and heavy industrial material handling. One of their products, EC-truck (empty container), lifts objects as heavy as 11 tonnes and sometimes as high as 16 meters vertically up in the air. READ MORE

  3. 3. Product allocation for an automated order picking system in an e-commerce warehouse : A data mining approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling

    Author : Alexander Dahl; [2020]
    Keywords : warehouse; data mining; machine learning; automated; picking; association rule learning; logistics; material handling; pharmacy; a-frame; A frame; e-commerce;

    Abstract : Warehouse automation is a measure E-commerce companies can take to get a more streamlined flow through their warehouse. Order picking is the most labor intensive task in a warehouse. By automating the order picking process companies can lower their costs and improve their response times. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of production layout : A proposal of Lean model for a manufacturing company by using Value Stream Mapping

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Josefin Fransson; [2020]
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    Abstract : A general aim among manufacturing companies is to create a high value for the customer by using few resources and gain profit as a result. Tools and methods from Lean can be used for streamlining the production in order to achieve a resource-effective, flexible, and fast production process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improvement proposals for uncontrolled inventory : The advantages with connecting uncontrolled material to the enterprise resource planning system through reordering points

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning; Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Markus Janetzky; Sebastian Coloka; [2020]
    Keywords : Reorderingpoint; automated system; lean;

    Abstract : Summary Objective - The objective of this research study is to develop improvement proposals for an ordering handling system of uncontrolled packaging materials. By analysing data from related products in combination with observations and interviews the following research questions were answered to reach the purpose of the study: How can reordering points and inventory handling of uncontrolled packaging materials be structured? What would be the advantage of implement and plan uncontrolled packaging materials in an ERP system? Method - By studying a business phenomenon without firstly determine a theoretical background, the approach of this report has been through inductive research. READ MORE