Essays about: "toyota production system thesis"

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  1. 1. Practical Implementation of Lean at Small and Young Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell Produktion

    Author : Fredrik Hasselgren; [2018]
    Keywords : “Lean SME”; “Lean Small Company”; “Lean Manufacturing”; “Practical Lean Implementation”; “Lean Young Company”; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Introduction: This thesis aims to investigate how a small and young company can implement the management philosophy Lean. The thesis is designed as a literature study with two objectives. The first objective is to identify what Lean is and what its underlying tools, methods and principles are. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving a plant’s operations by applying lean manufacturing on the material flow and layout design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anton Sjöberg; Anton Kamne; [2016]
    Keywords : Toyota Production System; Lean manufacturing; Value stream mapping; Product family matrix; Lean layout design and Material flow; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Toyota Motor Company förändrade världen med sitt produktionssystem. Genom att ta bort aktiviteter som inte adderade värde till produkten, kunde företaget bli agilt med korta ledtider till kunden och till en låg produktionskostnad. READ MORE

  3. 3. Comparing Kanban, 5S and TPS from a software engineering perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskapLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Ghulam Mustafa; [2014]
    Keywords : Software engineering; Software development; Kanban; 5S; TPS; and Scrum;

    Abstract : Developing high quality software is difficult. Traditional software engineering methods emphasizes on structured and linear workflow of activities methods that have been criticized due to their rigid and inflexible nature. Recently, agile software engineering approaches such as Scrum have gained popularity in the software industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Toward a Web-based Application to Resolve Physical Pulse Board Issues

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation

    Author : Mahdi Dinparvar; Navid Torabi; [2013]
    Keywords : Lean; Product development; Lean Product Development System; Visual Planning; Pulse board;

    Abstract : A decade ago, Toyota, an automobile manufacturer from Japan, came up with a new production system which started the automobile industry called “Lean manufacturing”. Over time, the popularity of the system became apparent and it became the Toyota Production System (TPS). READ MORE

  5. 5. Identify Improvement Areas in Supply Chain Coordination : An exploratory methodology development

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Yan Deng; [2012]
    Keywords : Supply Chain SC ; Supply Chain Management SCM ; Supply Chain Coordination; Lean; Value Stream Mapping VSM ; Waste; misalignment;

    Abstract : Lean production and Lean philosophy have been developed, studied and implemented over the world since it was know from Toyota Production System. International manufacturers/OEMs have more or less developed their own Lean production systems. READ MORE