Essays about: "supply network"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 271 essays containing the words supply network.

  1. 1. Blockchain Smart Contracts, the new rebar in the construction industry?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktor Björklund; Tim Vincze; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Smart contracts; Construction industry; Concrete industry; Supply chain management; Supply chain financing;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Responsible Sourcing via Blockchain in Mineral Supply Chains

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Tove Grimstad Bang; Axel Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; data quality; supply chain traceability; minerals; responsible sourcing; sustainability; supply chain due diligence;

    Abstract : Manufacturers and suppliers in the tech industry, trading and utilizing minerals, are often unable to conduct substantial supply chain due diligence, due to reasons such as lack of competence, the scattered spread of information and fluid nature of their supply chains. Declaring whether a product has been responsibly sourced, or whether it contains conflict minerals or not, is almost impossible. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adaptation of Shipment Consolidation and Distribution Network Design to Omni-channel Retailing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Johan Deniz; Martin Månsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Title: Adaptation of shipment consolidation and distribution network design to omni-channel retailing Authors: Johan Deniz, Martin Månsson Supervisor: Joakim Kembro, Department of Industrial Management and Logistics, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University Problem description: Global retailers tend to have complex distribution networks. A part of the complexity stems from trade-offs in deciding which distribution mode to choose when transporting goods from the suppliers to the customers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance Evaluation of a Blockchain-based Traceability System : A Case Study at IKEA

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system; Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Tobias Sund; Claes Lööf; [2019]
    Keywords : blockchain; traceability; supply chain;

    Abstract : Establishing traceability in global supply chains is a complicated problem. Current solutions for achieving traceability are expensive or imperfect, and give rise to organizational and trust-related issues. Blockchain could present itself as a solution to many of these issues. This thesis aims to build a blockchain-based traceability system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conjunctive Operation of Hydro and Solar PV Power with Pumped Storage at Kafue Gorge Power Station (Zambia)

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Elvis Nyirenda; [2019]
    Keywords : Photovoltaic; Hydro; Power; Storage; Pumped Hydro Storage; Zambia;

    Abstract : This report covers the work carried out to redesign the two existing conventional hydro power stations in Zambia on the Kafue river into the pumped storage facility with solar photovoltaic power so that security of supply and water conservation is achieved to reduce the power deficits during the dry and drought periods. The two stations are Kafue gorge upper power station (KGUPS) and Kafue gorge lower power station (KGLPS) with an installed capacity of 990 MW and 750 MW respectively. READ MORE