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Benchmarking in the South African tool and die manufacturing industry
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
The supply of manufactured products depends on tool, die and mould (TDM) manufacturing. The TDM industry provides the machines, tools and equipment necessary to produce most manufactured components. The TDM industry is ...
A performance management model for physical asset management
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Two fundamental aspects in modem business success are performance management and physical asset management. The current problem in the asset management environment is the lack of structured performance ...
A case study in project management
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Project Management has already moved beyond the realms of an "orderwinning"- criteria to a "necessary-to-survive"-criteria. Increasingly people are drawn into project management without the correct ...
A framework for the improved competitiveness of resource poor farmers
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
South Africa has a two-fold agricultural sector consisting of large-scale, industrialised, commercial farmers, as well as small-scale, resource poor subsistence farmers. One of the aspirations of the post-1994 South ...
Using population-based incremental learning to optimize feasible distribution logistic solutions
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
This thesis introduces an adaptation of the Population-Based Incremental Learning (PBIL) meta-heuristic implemented on a variant of the General Pickup and Delivery Problem. The mapping of the customers in the problem and ...