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On the comparison of modern production management philosophies
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A variety of production management philosophies are discussed in the literature and implemented in industry. This paper will present a framework for the comparison of such management approaches. Each ...
A technologically-driven asset management approach to managing physical assets - a literature review and research agenda for smart asset management
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2016)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The concept of ‘smart’ is increasingly used in the commercial environment, and relates to a perception of technological intelligence. The concept of ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) has also become a reality ...
Determining the suitability of a business process modelling technique for a particular application
Organisations formally define and document their business processes in order to understand them and, subsequently, to enable continuous development, improvement, and management. Organisations can use business process ...
The application of business process mining to improving a physical asset management process : a case study
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2017)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Business process planning and control is important for effectively managing and improving processes relating to the management of physical assets. This is especially true when processes affect the uptime ...
A guide for integrating total quality management and physical asset management in the food industry
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018-12-10)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The integration of an organisation’s asset management and total quality management systems has become important in addressing operational challenges in the food industry. This paper proposes a guideline ...