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    • A scatter search based hyper-heuristic for sequencing a mixed-model assembly line, Journal of Heuristics 

      Cano-Belman, J; Ríos-Mercado, Roger Z.; Bautista Valhondo, Joaquín (2010-12)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      We address a mixed-model assembly-line sequencing problem with work overload minimization criteria.We consider time windows in work stations of the assembly line (closed stations) and different versions of a product to ...
    • An in-plant milk-run design method for improving surface occupation and optimizing mizusumashi work time 

      Gil Vilda, Francisco; Yagüe Fabra, José Antonio; Sunyer Torrents, Albert (2020-05-16)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Product customization is becoming a competitiveness factor in most markets. It implies manufacturing small and varied batches in mixed-product assembly lines and frequently supplying parts to production lines in small ...
    • Anàlisis de la cadena de subministre d’una cadena de franquícies basada en la teoria de jocs 

      Vinyes Vila, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-03)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      El present estudi pretén aprofundir en una nova proposta de gestió de la cadena de subministrament mitjançant la teoria de jocs, especialment, la del jocs cooperatius. A través d’una cadena de franquícies britànica de ...
    • Análisis, diseño y planificación de la integración de los sistemas TIC de gestión logística de dos empresas multinacionales 

      García Sánchez, Joan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-07)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Analyze the best alternative for integration and unification of logistics management systems of two multinational companies in the pharmaceutical sector as a result of the merger process due to the purchase of one company ...
    • Aplicació mòbil per la recaptació de dades en el sector de la logística 

      Ayora Gonzalez, Martín (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-06-13)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Es pretén desenvolupar una aplicació mòbil, multi plataforma, per poder controlar les expedicions definides per una altre aplicació ja existent de l'empresa VGG, appia.TRANS. Es realitzarà també un servei web que actuarà ...
    • Applications of metaheuristics to the physical internet 

      Arnau Ortega, Quim (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01-23)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
      La logística és un dels pilars que sustenta el nostre estil de vida. Aquesta tesi proporciona un punt de partida per vincular els sistemes logístics moderns, com l'Internet Físic amb les Metaheuristíques, un tipus d'algorismes ...
    • Arquitectura para el transporte de mercancías mediante UAS 

      Duran Garcia, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      This document proposes and theoretically develops an UAS network for goods delivery applications. Likewise, it dentifies its main organizational and technology difficulties, suggests possible solutions and determine the ...
    • Best Practices in Road Transport: An Exploratory Study 

      Fernández Vázquez-Noguerol, Mar; González Boubeta, Ivan; Domínguez Caamaño, Pablo; Prado-Prado, J. Carlos (OmniaScience, 2018-04)
      Article
      Open Access
      Purpose: Road transport aspects are becoming increasingly important due to their high impact on economic, environmental and social sustainability. Considering the triple bottom line approach, best practices play a fundamental ...
    • Capacidades de fabricación y almacenaje óptimas en un sistema con logística inversa y demanda aleatoria 

      Benedito Benet, Ernest; Corominas Subias, Albert (2009-04)
      External research report
      Open Access
      En el presente trabajo se estudia un sistema con demanda y retornos aleatorios para calcular las capacidades óptimas de fabricación y almacenaje. El modelo presentado permite estudiar el comportamiento de las capacidades ...
    • Containers movement cost analysis in a maritime terminal 

      Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio; Martínez Marín, Jesús Ezequiel; Eguren Martí, María de Lourdes (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica, 2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Logistics of container movment in a terminal is analyzed. The cost of movements and land use is compared, and conclusions are drawn on the convenient stacking and relative cost
    • Coordination model in Hinterland chain of hub-and-spoke export trade logistics 

      Sholihah, Sita Aniisah; Samadhi, T.M.A. Ari; Cakravastia, Andi; Bahagia, Senator Nur (OmniaScience, 2018-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      Purpose: The purpose of this research is to develop an inter-organizational model of coordination in hinterland chain of hub-and-spoke in global logistics, where dryport works as a spoke and seaport as a hub. Design/m ...
    • Current Trends in Simheuristics: from smart transportation to agent-based simheuristics 

      Estrada-Moreno, Alejandro; Juan Pérez, Ángel Alejandro; Panadero, Javier; Serrat Piè, Carles; Freixes, Alfons (Universidad de Granada, 2018)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Simheuristics extend metaheuristics by adding a simulation layer that allows the optimization component to deal efficiently with scenarios under uncertainty. This presentation reviews both initial as well as recent ...
    • Decisiones en el diseño de redes de logística inversa: propuesta de un modelo de decisión 

      Ribas Vila, Immaculada; Rubio, Sergio (2013)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Se considera el problema del diseño de las redes de suministro inversa para la recuperación de productos usados, con el objetivo de establecer un modelo que permita configurar la red en función las características del ...
    • Design and balancing of assembly lines that minimize ergonomic risk 

      Bautista Valhondo, Joaquín; Batalla García, Cristina; Alfaro Pozo, Rocío; Llovera Laborda, Sara; Fortuny Santos, Jordi (2015-01-17)
      External research report
      Open Access
      In this paper, an assessment system of the ergonomic hazards existing in the workstations of an assembly line is provided. A mathematic model to solve the assembly line balancing problem is developed with the aim of ...
    • Determinación de las capacidades de fabricación y almacenaje óptimas en un sistema con logística inversa y demanda periódica 

      Benedito Benet, Ernest; Corominas Subias, Albert (2008-06)
      External research report
      Open Access
      En este trabajo se describe un método para calcular la capacidad de fabricación y de almacenaje en un sistema con logística inversa en el que la demanda es determinista y los retornos dependen de la demanda. Utilizando el ...
    • Distribution planning in a weather-dependent scenario with stochastic travel times: a simheuristics approach 

      Estrada-Moreno, Alejandro; Serrat Piè, Carles; Nogal Macho, María; Cavero-Lázaro, Marta; Juan Pérez, Ángel Alejandro (2019-02-04)
      Article
      Open Access
      In real-life logistics, distribution plans might be affected by weather conditions (rain, snow, and fog), since they might have a significant effect on traveling times and, therefore, on total distribution costs. In this ...
    • El sistema portuario español 

      Rúa Costa, Carlos (2006-01)
      External research report
      Open Access
      La legislación portuaria en España se ha modificado repetidas veces en las últimas décadas. Hoy en día existe la división, habitual en la mayoría de paises occidentales, entre la administración marítima y la administración ...
    • Embodying decisions on work shifts into strategic manufacturing capacity planning 

      Benedito Benet, Ernest; Corominas Subias, Albert (Taylor & Francis, 2018-01-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      © 2018 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group In spite of the obvious impact that decisions on workforce planning have on the capacity of a production system, they are rarely mentioned in strategic capacity ...
    • Empowering citizens' cognition and decision making in smart sustainable cities 

      Beneicke, Julia; Juan, Angel Alejandro; Xhafa Xhafa, Fatos; López López, David; Freixes, Alfons (2020-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Advances in Internet technologies have made it possible to gather, store, and process large quantities of data, often in real time. When considering smart and sustainable cities, this big data generates useful information ...
    • Estudi de l'aplicació de la logística en l'automatització de processos industrials 

      Muñoz Fernández, Sandra (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-06-20)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      En aquest projecte fi de carrera, es vol fer una introducció al paper de l’automatització en el mon de la logística. Es planteja com a exemple un magatzem que respon a les necessitats d’un client. En el primer ...