Essays about: "thesis just-in-time"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 34 essays containing the words thesis just-in-time.

  1. 16. How to manage the bullwhip effect in the supply chain : A case study on Chinese Haier Group

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Ronghe Peng; Yi Xiao; [2014]
    Keywords : Bullwhip effect; Supply chain; Haier Group;

    Abstract : This thesis intended to increase the understanding of bullwhip effect in electrical appliance industry in the Chinese market. In the supply chain management, the bullwhip effect is a phenomenon can never be ignored. READ MORE

  2. 17. Rapid code iteration in an Integrated Development Environment with GPU just-in-time compilation

    University essay from KTH/Parallelldatorcentrum, PDC

    Author : André Gräsman; [2014]
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    Abstract : Rapid code iteration is a term designating short cycles between changes in the source-code of a program and observing results. This thesis describes an investigation about how an integrated development environment (IDE) can be built in order to gain rapid interaction during software development for graphics processing units (GPUs). READ MORE

  3. 18. Simulating production risk at Volvo Powertrain - Developing a simulation tool for decision making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Magnus Cederlund; [2014]
    Keywords : Risk Management; Supply Chain Risk Management; Fault Tree Analysis; Preliminary Hazard Analysis; Lean Production; Risk Matrix; World Class Manufacturing; Fire Safety; Volvo Powertrain; Business and Economics; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : How can a small fire at a subcontractor in the USA lead to a multimillion dollar loss at a Swedish telephone company, and how can a single machine breakdown lead to a complete production stop at a production company? With today logistics and production trends, where terms such as Lean Production, Six Sigma, 5S, and World Class Manufacturing are used every day, production companies are introducing streamline production facilities and supply chain where goods and raw material are delivered just in time, where buffer zones are reduced, and where suppliers are reduced to a single source. These are trends that strengthen companies’ competitiveness, but it also makes companies more vulnerable to risk events. READ MORE

  4. 19. Lean in Construction Projects : Is lean suitable for all construction projects?

    University essay from KTH/Byggnadsteknik

    Author : Lindholm Tomas; [2014]
    Keywords : Lean; Lean in Construction Projects; Productivity; Construction Industry;

    Abstract : Due to the low productivity growth in the construction industry, there are discussions about theories and tools that could support an increased productivity in construction projects. One such ‘theory’ or package of tools is lean. READ MORE

  5. 20. Mapping the flow Of Apparel in a Wholesale Company

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Textilhögskolan

    Author : Umair Akash; [2013]
    Keywords : supply chain logistic management; lead time managemen; global outsourcing; collaborative; planning; forecasting; replenishment CPFR ;

    Abstract : Globalization that diminishes the barriers to trade worldwide has transformed the structure of production and increased the global competition in the textile and apparel industry. Especially, the elimination of quotas on January 2005 has totally changed the whole scenario of the apparel industry. A boom has been noticed in the emerging markets. READ MORE