Logistical Issues in a Transnational Supply Chain Project
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
In a current context of important material deliveries, mostly produced in Europe and shipped to China, many standards need to be set, rules to be established, liabilities to be defined. However, most of the time, to implement these concepts, the issues need to be faced first, and that is the situation at the moment in the Taishan project.
The choice in this master thesis has been made to focus on the overall delivery process, as well as the package opening once delivered to China, to detail the transmission of responsibilities and the actions to be implemented in case of problems.
This issue is of the greatest importance in such a project of Engineering and Procurement of two complete EPRTMreactors1. It is not the same treatment when a problem occurs on a simple valve and when it occurs on a several thousands euros worth element. The thorough study of the supply chain illustrates the theory to point out the main elements of concern.
From Sub-suppliers until building erection, the main points are discussed to give the reader an insight of integrated supply chain.
As a consequence this master thesis introduces and discusses the supply chainrelated processes in the Taishan project, to give a clear overview of the reality.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 60 p.
EES Examensarbete / Master Thesis, XR-EE-ICS 2012:002
Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-92232OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-92232DiVA: diva2:512882
Master of Science in Engineering - Electrical Engineering
Lilliesköld, Joakim, Bitr. Univ. lektor