What is Lean SCM? Benefits in the automotive industry
Industry 4.0, Automotive industry, Supply chain
Lean Supply Chain Management is getting more and more attention among those interested in optimising production-related processes in the automotive industry. Lean SCM offers a number of real advantages.
Cost-benefit and feasibility analysis in the automotive sector
Industry 4.0, Automotive industry, Management in industry
How can you estimate whether it is possible to manufacture a given component and how much the production costs will be? These questions are particularly important in the automotive industry. Here are the most important issues related to feasibility studies and cost-benefit analysis.
Green, sustainable transport - what you need to know about it?
Future, Automotive industry, Green mobility
Sustainable, green, environmentally friendly – such should be the transport of the next few years. But what does this mean in practice, and what can we do to make intelligent mobility and resource management work for the environment?
Ecological production of cars – in search of new technologies
Future, Green mobility, Ecological Production
The automotive industry is still facing a long-term challenge of diminishing its impact on the environment. On the one hand it depends on a change of drive technologies and on the other hand on diminishing consumption of raw materials and greenhouse gas emission – already in the phase of manufacturing. The newest ACEA data demonstrates that the European automotive branch is on a right course.
The back seat in a car – what is its meaning for safety?
Value Chain, Innovation, Safety
Looking at the contemporary passive safety systems of a car and regulations concerning obligatory equipment of a car most of the attention is devoted to front seats. The back seat seems to be less significant from the point of view of safety. However, is it so for sure?