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Correlation and causation : a potential pitfall for efficient asset management
(South African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2014)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The successful coordination of activities and practices within a system rely on the organisation’s ability to make informed decisions. Decisions must be made quickly and effectively, while ensuring ...
An optimisation-based decision support system framework for multi-objective in- core fuel management of nuclear reactor cores
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2016-11-06)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The notion of in-core fuel management (ICFM) involves decision making in respect of the specific arrangement of fuel assemblies in a nuclear reactor core. This arrangement, referred to as a reload ...
A strategic model of macro-economic and supply chain factors that influence the decision-making process of SA retailers when expanding their footprint in African countries
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: As part of the era of globalisation, the foreign market expansion of retailers is a trend that draws the attention of economists and researchers alike, and is an ever-expanding field of scholarly review. ...
A mining perspective on the potential of renewable electricity sources for operations in South Africa : Part 2 – A multi-criteria decision assessment
(The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 2017)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The first in this series of two papers, on the potential of renewable electricity sources for mining operations in South Africa, investigated the internal structure of mining corporations to evaluate ...
A decision-making framework for implementing digitalisation in the South African tooling industry
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018-12-10)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In this paper, a decision-making framework for implementing the concept of digitalisation within the South African tool, die, and mould-making (TDM) industry context is developed and employed. The purpose ...