Master Thesis – Internal logistics simulation

Suitable background
Production / Logistic / Mechanical
Description of thesis work
VCE Eskilstuna want to simulate a new internal logistic flow in the factory. The focus of the thesis will be a Discrete Event Simulation to virtual verify and optimize a new internal logistical system, by evaluating scheduling routes and storage sizes.
  • Design a future logistical setup together with Volvo cross functional team.
  • Evaluate logistical solutions to fulfill assembly line needs
  • Improvement suggestions
Thesis Level: Master
Language: SV/EN
Starting date: VT 2020
Number of students: 1-2
Tutor: Lovisa Karlsson, Supervisor Planning&Logistic Development, +46 16 541 5895

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