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  • 2D Barcode Ticketing System 

    Salguero Piñeyro, Alejandro Raul (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-03-16)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    The aim of this project is to generate a tool for companies who needs to control the attendance to their events. This could be done using an automated system composed by a web server, which will contain the events manager, ...
  • A bounded dynamic programming algorithm for the MMSP-W considering workstation dependencies and unrestricted interruption of the operations 

    Bautista Valhondo, Joaquín; Cano Pérez, Alberto; Alfaro Pozo, Rocío (2011)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, we propose a procedure based on Bounded Dynamic Programming (BDP) to solve the Mixed- Model Sequencing Problem with Workload Minimisation (MMSP-W), with serial workstations and unrestricted (or ...
  • A case of acquisition, transmission and use of information to control a manufacturing process 

    Fernández Román, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-10-08)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
  • A case study of lean, sustainable manufacturing 

    Miller, Geoff; Pawloski, Janice; Standrigde, Charles Robert (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2010-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    A small furniture production company has integrated lean tools and sustainability concepts with discrete event simulation modeling and analysis as well as mathematical optimization to make a positive impact on the environment, ...
  • A combined inventory routing and game theory approach for a real-world distribution problem 

    Mateo Doll, Manuel; Aghezzaf, El-Houssaine; Vinyes Vila, Pau (2009-07-06)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In this paper, we develop a solution approach combining inventory routing and game theory and discuss it application to solve a real-world distribution and logistics problem. The problem consists of developing a distribution ...
  • A Concurrent Optimization Model for Supplier Selection with Fuzzy Quality Loss 

    Rosyidi, Cucuk Nur; Murtisari, Rita; Jauhari, Wakhid Ahmad (OmniaScience, 2017-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The purpose of this research is to develop a concurrent supplier selection model to minimize the purchasing cost and fuzzy quality loss considering process capability and assembled product specification. Desi ...
  • Active learning in Operations Management: interactive multimedia software for teaching JIT/Lean Production 

    Medina López, Carmen; Alfalla Luque, Rafaela; Arenas Márquez, Francisco (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2011-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) can be a fundamental aid for the design of new teaching methods that better adapt to the framework of the European Higher Education Area. In this context, this study ...
  • Activity modes selection for project crashing through deterministic simulation 

    Mohanty, Ashok; Mishra, Jibitesh; Satpathy, Biswajit (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2011-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The time-cost trade-off problem addressed by CPM-based analytical approaches, assume unlimited resources and the existence of a continuous time-cost function. However, given the discrete nature of most resources, ...
  • Adaptación de la metodología de procesos ITIL V2 de una empresa a ITIL V3 

    González Ortiz, Andrés Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-11-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    The main objective of this project is to adapt and improve Eurotrans process methodology from ITIL V2 to ITIL V3. For this I have used previous knowledge of the company Eurotrans and have worked based on the processes ...
  • A decision support for a price-taker producer operating on day-ahead and physical derivatives electricity markets 

    Vespucci, M.-Teresa; Corchero García, Cristina; Innorta, Mario; Heredia, F.-Javier (Francisco Javier) (2008-12)
    External research report
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    Research Report, Diptartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione e Metodi Matematici, Università degli Studi di Bergamo, Italy.
  • A design method for parts picking zones in a manufacturing environment 

    Rosell Arévalo, Valentín (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universiteit Gent, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    This paper describes a method for the design of an order picking system in a manufacturing environment. Unlike order picking systems in warehouses, there is almost no literature available concerning picking systems in a ...
  • A distribution-free newsvendor model with balking penalty and random yield 

    Lan, Chongfeng; Ji, Huanyong; Li, Jing (OmniaScience, 2015-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to extend the analysis of the distribution-free newsvendor problem under the circumstance of customer balking, which usually occurs when customers are reluctant to buy products if ...
  • Advantages and contributions in the balanced scorecard implementation 

    Quesado, Patrícia Rodrigues; Aibar Guzmán, Beatriz; Lima Rodrigues, Lúcia (OmniaScience, 2018-02)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: In this paper we aim to identify and analyse a set of advantages and contributions derived from the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) implementation. Design/methodology: In order to answer the research question, we have ...
  • A framework for effective implementation of lean production in small and medium-sized enterprises 

    Belhadi, Amine; Touriki, Fatima Ezzahra; El Fezazi, Said (OmniaScience, 2016-10)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The present paper aims at developing an effective framework including all the components required for implementing lean production properly in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises. Design/methodology/approach: ...
  • A Framework for successful new product development 

    Bhuiyan, Nadia (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2011-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to propose a framework of critical success factors, metrics, and tools and techniques for implementing metrics for each stage of the new product development (NPD) process. Design/ ...
  • A fuzzy pert approach to evaluate plant construction project scheduling risk under uncertain resources capacity 

    Hsiau, Hsian Jong; Lin, Chun Wei R. (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2009-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    A plant construction project always involves lots of activities. Precise information about the activities duration is unfortunately unavailable due to the uncertain resources capacity. The fuzzy program evaluation and ...
  • Agent-based approach to supply chain: How unexpected changes in the factory affect the supply chain 

    Vernet Gavarró, Aleix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Aalto University, 2011)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Restricted access - author's decision
    The production industry has to control the material flow from suppliers to customers; the supply chain is the name for the network that performs these activities, and the enterprises have to consider it as a key issue that ...
  • A hybrid flow shop model for an ice cream production scheduling problem 

    Ribas Vila, Immaculada; Companys Pascual, Ramón (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2009-06)
    Article
    Open Access
    In this paper we address the scheduling problem that comes from an ice cream manufacturing company. This production system can be modelled as a three stage nowait hybrid flow shop with batch dependent setup costs. To ...
  • Algoritmo de dispatching para la programación de la producción en una planta de fabricación 

    Calleja Sanz, Gema (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-12)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Este proyecto tiene por objetivo resolver un problema real de secuenciación de operaciones de una empresa del sector automoción, en un ambiente de taller mecánico con máquinas en paralelo, de forma que se cumpla con las ...
  • Algoritmos GRASP para solucionar el problema Blocking Flow Shop 

    Bautista Valhondo, Joaquín; Cano Pérez, Alberto; Alfaro Pozo, Rocío; Batalla García, Cristina (2013)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Se resuelve el Blocking Flow Shop Problem (BFSP), consis- te en determinar una secuencia de piezas procesadas por una l nea de m aquinas sin espacios de almacenamiento entre ellas. Para ello, se im- plementan 14 ...