Essays about: "thesis just-in-time"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 33 essays containing the words thesis just-in-time.

  1. 16. 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

  2. 17. 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

  3. 18. 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

  4. 19. 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

  5. 20. Gaining Competitiveness Trough Understanding Critical Factors Affecting the Production System : A Case study in cooperation with GKN Driveline Köping AB

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Jan-Peter Rosén; Kari Haukirauma; [2013]
    Keywords : production systems; production development; batch; one-piece flow; single piece flow; flow; lean; production; continuous flow; just-in-time; decision support; produktionssystem; produktionsutveckling; batch; enstycksflöde; flöde; lean; production; kontinuerligt flöde; just-in-time; beslutsunderlag;

    Abstract : Globalization and the increasing time to market have led to ever-higher requirements on the production systems. More than often the short-term thinking and the chase for profit lead to cheap quick fixes. READ MORE