Getting on the train: The Circular Economy Express
SINTEF works bottom up with the Estonian government to implement circular economy solutions from the top down. As researchers at SINTEF, we…
Launching a Sustainable Transition to the Agile and Green Enterprise
In this project, we will create a new ecosystem. The aim is to help thousands of European companies become sustainable.
The Glass decarbonisation challenge
Project H2GLASS will help decarbonising the glass manufacturing industry, by using hydrogen as a fuel for the furnaces.
Lean Research – Is Lean a Theory?
Eight experienced lean authors provide our views on the role of theory in lean research.
The Production Operator 4.0 – How New Technologies will Change Factory Workers
The fourth industrial revolution poses new challenges for the modern production operator. To meet these challenges, we are developing technologies that can support workers both physically and cognitively. Technologies such as exoskeletons and Augmented Reality will permanently change how production operators work.
Rethinking Lean: Reflections of a Lean Professor
Summary Lean comprises a set of practices that are based on the Toyota Production System (TPS). These have been widely used to improve…