Volume 9 Number 1 Year - 2015

Number of articles: 13



Authors: Goran Putnik, Paulo Ávila

1-8

Special Issue Editorial: MECHANISMS TO PROMOTE CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT IN QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

Authors: Dorota Stadnicka, Katarzyna Antosz

9-26

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT PRACTICE IN LARGE ENTERPRISES: STUDY RESULTS

Authors: André P. Dias, Manuel F. Silva, Nuno Lima, Ricardo Guedes

27-36

IDENTIFICATION OF MARKS ON TIRES USING ARTIFICIAL VISION FOR QUALITY CONTROL

Authors: Sérgio D. Sousa, Isabel Lopes, Eusebio Nunes

37-50

GRAPH THEORY APPROACH TO QUANTIFY UNCERTAINTY OF PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Authors: Carlos A. Costa, João Mendonça da Silva, António Monteiro, Ana Isabel Filipe

51-64

THE ROLE OF AUTOMATIC SHAPE AND POSITION RECOGNITION IN STREAMLINING MANUFACTURING

Authors: Raquel Morte, Teresa Pereira, Dalila B. M. M. Fontes

65-76

MCDA APPLIED TO PERFORMANCE APPRAISAL OF SHORT-HAUL TRUCK DRIVERS: A CASE STUDY IN A PORTUGUESE TRUCKING COMPANY

Authors: Sivasangari Subramaniam, Sotheenathan Krishinan, Revathy U. Thandapani, Hans Van Rostenberghe, Azriani Berahim

77-88

CLINICAL DECISION MAKING IN NURSING CARE: EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE AND SENIORITY

Authors: Susana Nicola, Eduarda Pinto Ferreira, J. J. Pinto Ferreira

89-106

ASSETS MANAGEMENT - A CONCEPTUAL MODEL DECOMPOSING VALUE FOR THE CUSTOMER AND A QUANTITATIVE MODEL

Authors: Paulo Ávila, Alzira Mota, Goran Putnik, Lino Costa, António Pires, João Bastos, M. M. Cruz-Cunha

107-122

PROPOSAL OF AN EMPIRICAL MODEL FOR SUPPLIERS SELECTION

Authors: Edison Cesar de Faria Nogueira, Osvaldo Luiz Gonçalves Quelhas, Sérgio L. B. França, Marcelo Jasmim Meiriño, Luiz Alexandre Mosca Cunha

123-140

IMPLEMENTATION OF A SAFETY PROGRAM FOR THE WORK ACCIDENTS' CONTROL. A CASE STUDY IN THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY

Authors: Jorge Moutinho, Fernanda Oliveira

141-150

OPTIMIZING MAINTENANCE PROCESSES ON CUSTOMER SITE IN A DECENTRALIZED ORGANIZATION BASED ON MULTI-SITE TEAMS

Authors: Goran D. Putnik, Leonilde R. Varela, Carlos Carvalho, Cátia Alves, Vaibhah Shah, Hélio Castro, Paulo Ávila

151-166

SMART OBJECTS EMBEDDED PRODUCTION AND QUALITY MANAGEMENT FUNCTIONS

Authors: Luís Miguel Fonseca

167-180

FROM QUALITY GURUS AND TQM TO ISO 9001:2015: A REVIEW OF SEVERAL QUALITY PATHS




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