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Addressing Organisational Pressures as Drivers towards Sustainability in Manufacturing Projects and Project Management Methodologies

Fotios Misopoulos, Roula Michaelides, Mohammad Salehuddin, Vicky Manthou, Zenon Michaelides
2018 Sustainability  
The concept of sustainability continues to rapidly grow in interest from disparate academic and industrial fields. This research aims to elucidate further the implications of the sustainability drivers upon project management methodological approaches specifically in the manufacturing industry. This paper studies the three prevalent dialogues in the field of sustainability, relevant to the environmental and social aspects of the Triple Bottom Line, and utilises Institutional Theory to propose
more » ... ganisational pressures as affecting sustainability efforts in industrial manufacturing project management. Furthermore, the literature bodies of Lean and Life Cycle Analysis in manufacturing project management guided our reflection that the various drivers of sustainability put forward that do not consider the distinctive organisational pressures fail to address institutional and systemic project management issues holistically. The authors further conduct and draw on a systematic literature review on the constructs of sustainability in the manufacturing industry and their adopted methodologies, evaluating academic articles published from the year 2001 to 2017. The findings indicate that normative pressures prevail over coercive and mimetic pressures and are seen as the main drivers of sustainability in the manufacturing industry. In an incremental reductionist approach, project management knowledge areas are analysed, and the study posits that Stakeholder and Communications Management are two of the knowledge areas that need to integrate the above pressures to achieve cohesive sustainable industrial results. The principle contribution is to offer a new conceptual perspective on integrating project management knowledge areas with Institutional Theory pressures for more sustainable project management methodologies.
doi:10.3390/su10062098 fatcat:ksunxemwh5f5xaxhvnn4jajwme


2019 IEEE transactions on engineering management  
The title of the 12th paper by Susan Morton, Roula Michaelides, Teresa Roca, and Helen Wagner is "Increasing Employees' Engagement in Organizational Citizenship Behaviors within Continuous Improvement  ... 
doi:10.1109/tem.2019.2944314 fatcat:pblyytll4bgs3iaikmptawux4a

ICTE-V 2020 Program

2020 2020 International Conference on Technology and Entrepreneurship - Virtual (ICTE-V)  
Michaelides (Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)) Budi Harsanto 1:00pm-1:20pm  ...  Great Britain) & Universitas Padjadjaran, Indonesia); Niraj Kumar (University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Yuanzhu Zhan (University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Roula  ... 
doi:10.1109/icte-v50708.2020.9113783 fatcat:7ynfwektqraxrgno6oxhloa42u

IEEM 2018 Author Index

2018 2018 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM)  
METAWIE, Mahmoud p.854 MIAO, Lixin p.422 MIAO, Zhaowei p.1632 MICHAELIDES, Roula p.1553 MIRANDA, Salvatore p.1035 MIYAMOTO, Toshiyuki p.273 MLANGENI, Samuel p.1299 MO, Daniel Y. p.555 MO, Huadong  ... 
doi:10.1109/ieem.2018.8607811 fatcat:7bxhe74f5jfzla6mqpazz3ufoy

Value-Based procurement for medical devices: A scoping review

Keyvan Rahmani, Saeed Karimi, Reza Rezayatmand, Ahmad Reza Raeisi
2021 Medical Journal of The Islamic Republic of Iran  
Michaelid des to which NHS resources suppo ort the policy en nvironment can effectively block k (13) strategic adop ption of value--based the prog gression to more sustainable pro-- approaches curemen  ...  adopt the resource-based view Empir rical In public c procurement e environments, the e Laura Menzies, (RBV) as a len ns to explore the extent case st tudy significa ant legitimizing impact of the e Roula  ... 
doi:10.47176/mjiri.35.134 pmid:35321375 pmcid:PMC8840896 fatcat:cackfpvugjcu5gemzvmf7glqg4

Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Acute ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction: The Experience of "Evagelismos"General Hospital of Athens

Prodromos Anthopoulos, Ioannis Antonellis, Georgios Yfantis, Anastasios Salahas, Isidoros Gavaliatsis, Spyros Koulouris, George Andrikopoulos, Ioannis Alexanian, Efrosini Kambitsi, Konstantinos Mihas, Stylianos Tzeis, Kostas Triantafyllou (+70 others)
We report our experience from treating a large number of patients who presented to the Emergency Department of our Hospital with ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction (AMI) with primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Of the 196 patients who presented with ST elevation AMI over a period of 12 months, 100 (51%) patients underwent primary PCI. Clinical and angiographic data were collected and patients were followed up for 9 months. Technical details of the primary PCI, including use
more » ... f balloon, use of thrombus aspiration catheter, stent implantation, use of drug eluting stents, and use of GP IIb/ÉÉÉa inhibitors were recorded and correlated to clinical and angiographic patient data. Our results are in keeping with those published by other groups performing primary PCI. We demonstrated the importance of time interval from onset of symptoms until PCI is started. We found that the use of GP IIb/IIIa inhibitors was beneficial and emphasized the predictive value of left ventricular ejection fraction >50% and the importance of achieving TIMI 3 flow in the AMI related artery at the end of the procedure. I N T R O D U C T I O N Over the past two decades, cardiologists have witnessed and proved the significance of timely opening of the occluded infarct-related coronary artery in patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Several recent studies [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] have demonstrated that the most efficient way to achieve a good result is through percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The adoption of primary PCI as routine treatment in AMI by most large hospitals represents an important advance in the management of patients with coronary artery disease. Patients presenting with AMI, who are treated with primary PCI show decreased mortality and suffer less adverse cardiac events compared with C ARD IOLOGY UPDA TE 20 06 First and Second

The Implementation of Global Position System (GPS) among the Cement Transporters and its Impact to Business Performance

Hairul Rizad Md Sapry
2020 International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering  
Hall Roula Michaelides 2014 2013 2002 Customer Satisfaction Dmitry Namiot 2009 Geo-fencing m 2016 2016 Fleet Management 2016 Fleet Maintenance R.Monisha,  ... 
doi:10.30534/ijatcse/2020/0391.12020 fatcat:zmw3oh6ykvgfhlgtrk7hdesbhm

Purchasing and supply management: From efficiency to effectiveness in an integrated supply chain

Kai Foerstl, Martin C. Schleper, Michael Henke
2017 Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management  
The first article in this issue, by Joanne Meehan, Laura Menzies and Michaelides Roula compares the growing topic of value-based procurement to saving-oriented aggregation based procurement in the public  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.pursup.2017.08.004 fatcat:rlst7mzozfdp3ij6o4d4wjsqi4

In vitro plasma stability, permeability and solubility of mercaptoacetamide histone deacetylase inhibitors

Roula Konsoula, Mira Jung
2008 International Journal of Pharmaceutics  
., 1999; Michaelides et al., 2001; Pikul et al., 2001; Remiszewski et al., 2002 Suzuki et al., 2004 .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijpharm.2008.05.001 pmid:18562136 pmcid:PMC2565275 fatcat:kv3mzrxjmjgojjhgtet4bxqlea

Increasing Employee Engagement in Organizational Citizenship Behaviors Within Continuous Improvement Programs in Manufacturing: The HR Link

2018 IEEE transactions on engineering management  
Dr Roula Michaelides It also increases understanding of Organizational Citizenship Behavior (OCB) and discretionary effort (DE) mediating people management and highlights the influence of managers' leadership  ...  II COEFFICIENTS a Dr Roula Michaelides Management School, University of Liverpool, Chatham Street, Liverpool, L69 7ZH UK e-mail: Tel: +44 151 795 2467 Editor of IEEE Transactions on Engineering  ... 
doi:10.1109/tem.2018.2854414 fatcat:ri2t6rtngzhcjdkpjxn75s7nyy

How Kano's Performance Mediates Perceived SERVQUAL Impact on Kansei

M. Hartono
2018 2018 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM)  
MICHAELIDES, Helga DRUMMOND Business Logistics Optimization using Industry 4.0: Current Status and Opportunities Bag SURAJIT, Arnesh TELUKDARIE Testing and Extending P-Transqual Public Transport Service  ...  Empirical Research Based on Simultaneous Equations Jian WANG, Peng GUO, Qilei LIU Sustainability-oriented Innovation (SOI) in Emerging Economies: A Preliminary Investigation from Indonesia Budi HARSANTO, Roula  ... 
doi:10.1109/ieem.2018.8607459 dblp:conf/ieem/Hartono18 fatcat:xoskhmskjrcpbbydpj355e6umu

Interpretive structural model of key performance indicators for sustainable manufacturing evaluation in cement industry

E. Amrina, A. L. Vilsi
2014 2014 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management  
LIN 184 Supply Chain Management I Supplier Selection Activities in the Service Sector: A Case Study in Nigeria Dotun ADEBANJO, Matthew TICKLE, Frank OJADI, Petros IEROMONACHOU, Tritos LAOSIRIHONGTHONG, Roula  ...  MICHAELIDES 189 Managing Supply Disruption in a Three-tier Supply Chain with Multiple Suppliers and Retailers Sanjoy Kumar PAUL, Ruhul SARKER, Daryl ESSAM 194 Collaborative Inventory Distribution Management  ... 
doi:10.1109/ieem.2014.7058811 dblp:conf/ieem/AmrinaV14 fatcat:odwajci7rbc5zlfch5yc2vo3aa