Implementing lean manufacturing into newspaper production operations by marianne engum a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of science in the school of print media in the college of imaging arts and sciences of the rochester institute of technology. Lean principles in case management niii-thesis number: information scien prof dr ir thp van der we prof dr september 23 master thesis case management sis number: 107 ik author: bjorn visser study: information science supervisors: dr ir thp van der weide prof dr m van vliet date. A lot of success stories about lean implementations, many companies are also struggling to adapt their culture towards the implementation of lean principles in this thesis, standardization of lean manufacturing is studied and an analysis is provided to discuss if standardization would help eliminate the major obstacles that. Application of lean concepts to office related activities in construction a thesis presented to the faculty of san diego state university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree master of science in civil engineering by ana catarina viriato maia ferreira pestana summer 2011. University of kwazulu-natal lean manufacturing implementation: a perspective on key success factors by jeremiah khathutshelo makhomu # 202517295 a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of master of business administration graduate school of business and. Research literature for lean was reviewed to gain understanding of its applicability in service sector in service settings, non value added work that creates waste is more difficult to identify than in manufacturing the categories of seven wastes are the same in service as in manufacturing, such as.
Master's degree thesis log950 logistics warehouse improvement with lean 5s - a case study of ulstein verft as iva gergova number of pages including this page: 86 molde, 21112010. Doctoral thesis summary contributions to the design of a lean communicational model at shop floor level, applicable within the automotive industry thesis evaluation commission / comisia de evaluare a tezei de doctorat : president / pre¡edinte: profunivdring liviu-ion ro ca, universitatea “lucian blaga” din. Implementation of the lean approach in sustainable construction: a conceptual framework by oyedolapo ogunbiyi a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment for the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy at the university of central lancashire april 2014. Divided results from lean implementation efforts show how important it is to research and identify factors that are barriers to successful implementation of lean this thesis aims to contribute knowledge about barriers to lean implementation by collecting empirical findings from manufacturing and health care and structuring.
Title: process improvements in a material handling activity by applying lean production techniques author: pablo moleiro naval director: jorge olivella nadal date: september 2008 overview this master thesis is about one of the most nowadays topics: optimization in processes and methods applying the lean. Summary of masters thesis masters degree international project management in the building process chain implementing lean construction in germany: a case study submitted by: dipl-ing (fh) ralf schulmeister student matriculation no: 810106 tutor: prof dr ing friedrich hensler stuttgart university of applied.
Title of thesis: lean six sigma in a manufacturing lead time improvement project year: 2014 place: lohja master's thesis lappeenranta university of technology, lut school of industrial engineering and management, department of innovation management 68 pages, 10 figures and 9 tables. This thesis seeks to find out what the main challenges of implementing lean management techniques and to develop a recommendation on how to manage these challenges a qualitative research was conducted via ques- tionnaire and one interview on several companies in finland (five of whom responded to the. A thesis submitted for the degree of doctor of philosophy by asmi ali mba, bsc (hons) brunel business school april 2016 exploring lean strategy for service quality improvements in uk based airline. It is important that the product be developed based on lean principles, so that potential wastes from the product development process are avoided brazilian companies with well-established lean manufacturing transfer the lean principles and practices to the development in swedish industry (master's thesis) school of.
Abstract the overarching aim of this thesis is to evaluate lean implementation in the english nhs against a background of financial austerity measures and the ostensible widespread adoption of lean in the uk public sector, and particularly by healthcare organisations, the objective is to understand how lean is being. Government region the objectives of this thesis are to analyze how lean construction techniques improve performance and productivity in municipal project delivery, and provide a new knowledge of how lean techniques can reduce non-physical waste related to project delivery process the scope of the thesis is limited to. Abstract purpose – the purpose of this thesis is to explore the implications of value co-creation on lean service operations given that only customers are able to create value, the integration of customers becomes more and more important this thesis investigates customer integration through applying and enhancing lean.