Research Papers/Topics in Industrial And Production Engineering

Evaluation and assessment of relocation from a city to the outskirts: Case study DHL Gävle Sweden

AbstractThe ‘City Logistics’ activities are contributing to traffic congestion and accumulating to environmental challenges, such situation has prompted the creation of urban consolidation centre (UCC), as a multimodal logistics park facility in the outskirts.The relocation of business from city to the outskirts requires the evaluation and assessment of the key factors in order to make the better decisions.However, no relocation decisions evaluation model has been found, neither its appli...

The role of informal Sector in employment generation in Ilorin, kwara state Nigeria

                       AbstractThis research work examined the role of informal Sector in employment generation in Ilorin, kwara state Nigeria. The study made use of primary data obtained from 100 respondents from Ilorin West Local Government in kwara state through the copies of questionnaire administered. The data collected was analysed using descriptive statistics and statistical package for social sciences (SPSS). The outcome of the empirical investigations showed that inf...

ASSESSING AND MONITORING OPEN PIT MINE

                        TABLE OF CONTENTTITLE PAGE iDEDICATION iiACKNOWLEDGEMENT iiiTABLE OF CONTENT iv                    CHAPTER    ONE1.1 GENERAL INTRODUCTION 11.2 CONSEQUENCES OF SLOPE FAILURES 1                     CHAPTER   TWO2. 0 DETERMINATION OF POTENTIAL FAILURE GEOMETRY 42.1.1 Plane Failure 42.1.2 Wedge failure 42.1.3 Step path failure 42.1.4. Raveling failure 52...

Critical Analysis of the Recent Poor Performance of Engineering Students in Engineering Mathematics: A Case of Nnamdi Azikiwe University,

AbstractThe ever-increasing rate of failure of engineering students in engineering mathematics is one which the school management and entire stakeholders need not wink at any longer. Engineering mathematics is a prerequisite for all engineering discipline. It equips the student with problem solving skills and cognitive ability needed for higher thinking. The research was conducted to investigate and critically analyze the causes of the recent poor performance of engineering students in t...