Essays about: "spare parts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 102 essays containing the words spare parts.

  1. 1. Models for Life Cycle Cost Estimation of Spare and Wear Parts for Urban Gondola Lift Systems : A Case Study

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

    Author : András Borhidai; [2019]
    Keywords : urban gondola lift; cable car; life cycle cost calculation; spare part; wear part; reserve part;

    Abstract : Urban gondola lift systems are becoming a regular sight rather than a rarity throughout the globe. Authors attribute their increasing popularity to factors such as environmental sustainability, operational reliability and cost efficiency compared to other right-of-way transit solutions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic Potential for Remanufacturing of Robotic Lawn Mowers with an Existent Forward Supply Chain : A case study on Husqvarna

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Gustav Johansson; Johan Vogt Duberg; [2019]
    Keywords : remanufacturing; economic evaluation; production system; facility location; closed-loop supply chain;

    Abstract : This project investigates how remanufacturing of robotic lawn mowers can be incorporated into an existent forward supply chain. The project is conducted as a single case study on Husqvarna where an interview study and a literature study provide the empirical data and theory, respectively. READ MORE

  3. 3. Using Deep Learning to Predict Back Orders : A study in the Volvo Group Aftermarket Supply Chain

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling; Linköpings universitet/Logistik- och kvalitetsutveckling

    Author : Jakob Bouganim; Konrad Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aftermarket holds a vital role in the Volvo Group value offer. Producing profitability by satisfying the customers needs for important spare parts, ensuring maximum uptime for the entire range of vehicles produced and sold. As the cost for keeping stock exponentially increases with a higher availability, the availability can never be 100%. READ MORE

  4. 4. Outsourcing spare part inventory management in the paper industry : a case study on Edet paper mill

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Erik Skärberg; [2019]
    Keywords : core competence; KPI; processing industry; replacement parts; restocking; third party logistics;

    Abstract : The paper industry is a large-scale processing industry where a continuous production, around the clock is necessary This means that it is necessary to carry an inventory of spare parts. This however comes with costs in the form of mainly cost of capital and handing costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fostering Proactiveness in Data-Driven Matrix Organizations : A Study of Alfa Laval's Distribution Center in Tumba

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Johanna Falkenstrand; Camilla Lemos; [2019]
    Keywords : Functional silos; reactive work; matrix organization; spare parts; Lean Six Sigma; decisionmaking process; Funktionella silos; reaktivt arbete; matrisorganisation; reservdelar; Lean Six Sigma; beslutsfattandeprocess;

    Abstract : Globalization has increased the complexity of the business world, as it adds new dimensions to companies’ operations, such as global suppliers and customers, and competition from global actors. To handle the complexity, companies are pressured to become more data-driven to be able to measure and align their operations, and create possibilities for efficiency and competitiveness [Skjott-Larsen etal. READ MORE