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Document and Process Transformation During the Product Life Cycle [chapter]

Abraham Bernstein, Christian Schucan
1998 Information and Process Integration in Enterprises  
We believe that identifying these invariants will lead to a deeper understanding of product-life-cycles.  ...  IT-strategies are crucial for an effective (business) development because they identify the constant and the changing parts of an IT infrastructure during product life cycle.  ...  At the beginning of this life cycle, production costs for this product are very high.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4615-5499-8_17 fatcat:wknff27wvzh4hkdtsofk35oake

A life cycle approach to robust design methodology

Vanajah Siva, Ida Gremyr, Hendry Raharjo, Bolennarth Svensson
2016 International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management  
This enables identification of noise factors in each product life cycle stage. The use of a life cycle approach has two major implications.  ...  One is to expand the focus of RDM to encompass all product life cycle stages instead of being limited to a product development process.  ...  Acknowledgements This work has been carried out within the Sustainable Production Initiative and the Production Area of Advance at Chalmers. The support is gratefully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijpqm.2016.076704 fatcat:medcbf5zujamrm5qeaoyst3t6u

The importance of life cycle concepts for the development of safe nanoproducts

Claudia Som, Markus Berges, Qasim Chaudhry, Maria Dusinska, Teresa F. Fernandes, Stig I. Olsen, Bernd Nowack
2010 Toxicology  
the life cycle of nanoproducts.  ...  One has to consider the whole life cycle of nanoproducts to ensure that possible impacts can be systematically discovered.  ...  The authors thank all participants of the workshop "NanoLifeCycle: Development of approaches and methodologies for assessing the whole life cycle of nanomaterials and nanoproducts", which was held in Zürich  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.tox.2009.12.012 pmid:20025922 fatcat:5lz6vwbijfghraxubxh7tn4vpu

Benchmarking Sustainability on an Industrial Case Within Industry 4.0 Paradigm: Advantages of Involving Exergetic Analysis in Life Cycle Thinking

Valeria Selicati, Nicola Cardinale
2020 TECNICA ITALIANA-Italian Journal of Engineering Science  
To this end, LCA is the most used tool that helps to measure the consumption of resources throughout the entire life cycle of the process.  ...  With the constant increase in energy costs and their impacts on environmental policies, optimizing production and reducing operating costs is considered a critical tactic for companies to remain globally  ...  agility value chains during the whole life cycle of a product, process or activity [2] .  ... 
doi:10.18280/ti-ijes.642-418 fatcat:g4n4ei5atfagvj4ciccsneoeum

Ecodesign of Liquid Fuel Tanks

Jana Gicevska, Gatis Bazbauers, Mara Repele
2011 Vides un Klimata Tehnologijas / Scientific Proceedings of Riga Technical University: Environmental and Climate Technologies  
The study dealt with separate life cycle stages of this product, compared environmental impacts of similar fuel tanks made of metal and plastic, as well as analysed the product's end-of-life cycle stage  ...  The subject of the study is a 10 litre liquid fuel tank made of metal and used for fuel storage and transportation.  ...  impact throughout its life cycle, starting from the extraction of raw materials, including product manufacturing and transportation stages, and ending with the final phase of the life cycle.  ... 
doi:10.2478/v10145-011-0002-6 fatcat:t6s5bjxmtzgwbfkg2cq5qazake

Linked Data Exploration in Product Life-Cycle Management [chapter]

Soumaya El Kadiri, Ana Milicic, Dimitris Kiritsis
2013 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
Product Life Cycle Management (PLM) strategies have been proven as recommended approach for handling, planning and decision making regarding all aspects of products different life cycle stages.  ...  First, it aims at providing a semantic model for handling different data sources and data types, structuring thus information from all stages of a product life cycle.  ...  In our work done so far on the domain of product life-cycle, we have used ontology to model this RDF statements graph.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-41263-9_57 fatcat:o4i3a5ylzfal3k2ksa5m7dasjq

Environmental profile of Spanish porcelain stoneware tiles

Teresa Ros-Dosdá, Irina Celades, Eliseo Monfort, Pere Fullana-i-Palmer
2017 The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment  
Results and discussion: The study presents PST inventory analysis and environmental impact over the entire life cycle of the studied PST varieties.  ...  Results and discussion: The study presents PST inventory analysis and environmental impact over the entire life cycle of the studied PST varieties.  ...  Acknowledgements This study was performed with the DAPCER tool, developed from the GaBi  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11367-017-1377-9 fatcat:pseffwiginea5iuui4w3ehg2lm

Go Green with WEEE: Eco-friendly Approach for Handling E- waste

Anand Jaiswal, Cherian Samuel, Bharat S. Patel, Manish Kumar
2015 Procedia Computer Science  
The rate of EEE put in market and WEEE generated in previous years defines the magnitude of the problem of e-waste handling.  ...  This study discusses the awareness in people for handling obsolete electronic products and suggests a green framework for e-waste.  ...  Fig. 2 . explains the several stages a product undergoes in its life cycle and end of life cycle.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2015.01.059 fatcat:tt44kxny5fe7jpr3z75zsa2nfy

GM crops--lessons from medicine

J. Hunter, G. Duff
2016 Science  
The focus is on a benefit-to-risk ratio that is reassessed throughout the life cycle of the product (as evidence accumulates).  ...  Currently, a new crop variety is handled under European Union regulations dependent on the process used to generate it.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.aaj1764 pmid:27634500 fatcat:z4vaee3mcrahvmwfiazxk6ihc4

Sustainable biomass pellets using trunk wood from olive groves at the end of their life cycle

Víctor M. Soltero, Lidia Román, M. Estela Peralta, Ricardo Chacartegui
2020 Energy Reports  
The aim of this study is to carry out a methodology to estimate the optimal sustainable bioenergy life cycle, and the amount of sustainable residue available (trunk wood) at the end of the life of the  ...  In a case study applied to Andalusia, it has been shown that the optimal renewable life-cycle is 97 years.  ...  All authors approved the version of the manuscript to be published.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.egyr.2020.09.017 fatcat:sqipvoypwfbh3duwrd5txzskbq

Patient Engagement at a Tipping Point—The Need for Cultural Change Across Patient, Sponsor, and Regulator Stakeholders

Meredith Y. Smith, Tarek A. Hammad, Marilyn Metcalf, Bennett Levitan, Rebecca Noel, Anne M. Wolka, Debra L. Michaels, F. Reed Johnson
2016 Therapeutic Innovation and Regulatory Science  
patients and other stakeholders throughout the product life cycle.  ...  actively incorporate their voices into benefit-risk assessment throughout the life cycle of medical products.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2168479016662902 pmid:30231755 fatcat:km4ric5je5a2tmmuzli5tovnym

Comparative Study of Prototype Model For Software Engineering With System Development Life Cycle

Rajendra Ganpatrao Sabale
2012 IOSR Journal of Engineering  
In this paper, we focus on the comparative analysis of these Software Development Life Cycle Models.  ...  With the growing operations of organizations, the need to automate the various activities increased.  ...  CMM Model provides more detailed coverage of the product life cycle than other process-improvement products used alone.  ... 
doi:10.9790/3021-02722124 fatcat:rpzzjk4xwjbhvj6eqwmk44myha

Revolution of Production System for the Industry 4.0 [chapter]

Azrul Azwan Abdul Rahman
2020 Mass Production Processes [Working Title]  
The shorter product life cycles due to market-demand variables and volatile developments in the production system have forced manufacturing company to work flexibly in order to adapt to changing customer  ...  As the main component of production systems, a new concept of material handling, a reconfigurable conveyor system is introduced.  ...  /TK01/FKP/03/F00229 Research grant project entitles "A novel concept of reconfigurable material handling systems to support changeability in manufacturing".  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.90772 fatcat:sdpq4y7knndyhnlrrwbaseg3ue

Page 54 of Chartered Quantity Surveyor Vol. 12, Issue 7 [page]

1990 Chartered Quantity Surveyor  
Candidates should also demonstrate an ability to handle a variety of projects and have the stamina to carry out this ‘on the road’ role—able to work independently yet as part of a team.  ...  Life Cycle/Cost Planning up to £23,044 plus Car Allowance/Leased Car We have an opportunity for a qualified quantity surveyor to carry out life cycle costing, financial development appraisals and cost  ... 

Challenges and future perspectives for the life cycle of manufacturing networks in the mass customisation era

D. Mourtzis
2016 Logistics Research  
Variety is normally realised at different stages of a product life cycle.  ...  Among the several challenges for configuring robust manufacturing networks to satisfy MC are the need for frameworks that handle the entire order fulfilment life cycle (from product design to delivery)  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12159-015-0129-0 fatcat:jz6v3fzp2ve5rpmwt5s6ee32ui
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