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Contributor: Mbohwa, C., Prof.
Date: 2017
Language: English
Type: Doctoral (Thesis)
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/242793
Description: Abstract: The overwhelmingly high volume of industrial waste generation in Harare, spurred the initiation of a study to explore the possibility of coming up with novel integrated waste management syst ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Conference proceedings
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/93083
Description: Abstract: The study investigated the metal processing industry and established gaps in its application of cleaner production initiatives. Major processes were reviewed through use of material balance ... More
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Date: 2016
Subject: DFE | Environmental | Green
Language: English
Type: Conference proceedings
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/93003
Description: Abstract: A detailed discussion is made on how to develop an implementation procedure for design for environment (DFE) management program. A foundry manufacturing enterprise was chosen for comprehensi ... More
Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/93600
Description: Abstract: This research work investigates the use of Just in time (JIT) as a TQM tool for the aluminium foundary industry. It explores the adaptation of the manufacturing approach to metal foundry, wh ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Conference proceedings
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/93016
Description: Abstract: This research focused on studying the statistical process control tool in manufacturing systems with the broad aim of upgrading them to improve on quality and cost effectiveness. It represen ... More
Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Conference proceedings
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/55299
Description: Abstract: The study investigated the Cleaner Production (CP) concept in reducing waste generation, operating costs as well as resource consumption in a beverage manufacturing plant. CP assessments wer ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: English
Type: Conference proceedings
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/93009
Description: Abstract: The research is an investigation into prospects of improving operational efficiency in a manufacturing system through enterprise resource planning (ERP). This was done on a South African com ... More
Date: 2015-07-01
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5156
Description: This research study sought to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the current maintenance practices at a sand casting manufacturing company which is principally a ferrous foundry producing grey ... More
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Date: 2015-07-01
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5157
Description: This study examines the impact of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) implementation on an organization in terms of productivity and quality levels. The human resource aspect was investigated to assess ... More
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Date: 2015-07-01
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5158
Description: This research study investigated ways of rationalizing chemical water and energy consumption usage and reducing waste discharge in a tannery. The work was motivated by the need to achieve sustainable ... More
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Date: 2015-07-01
Identifier: uj:5155
Description: This research study investigates some industrial maintenance, and respective technologies that can be employed at a dairy products processing plant. Qualitative as well as quantitative techniques are ... More
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Date: 2015-03-03
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5163
Description: The study investigates the best model of aggregate planning activity in a manufacturing operation. Trial and error method spread sheets were used to solve aggregate production planning problems. Linea ... More
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Date: 2015-03-03
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5211
Description: This study highlights energy savings that could be realized in a fertilizer plant through application of various energy management options to reduce energy expenditure through efficient use of availab ... More
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Date: 2014
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5042
Description: This study explores to improve the resource efficiency, waste water reduction and to reduce losses of raw materials in a beverage making industry. A number of cleaner production technologies were put ... More
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Date: 2014
Type: Article
Identifier: uj:5031
Description: Efficiency in manufacturing is critical in raising the value of exports so as to gainfully trade on the regional and international markets. There seems to be increasing popularity of continuous improv ... More
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