Production, Operations & Information Management Products

  • Beyond Capital and Labor

    The Contributions of Technology and Regional Milieu to Production and Productivity Growth, 1st Edition

    By Shanzi Ke

    Originally published in 1995, Beyond Capital Labor is a comprehensive empirical study about how and how much technology and regional contextual factors may influence company production and productivity growth. The book constitutes a conceptually consistent and empirically efficient study and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Lean Construction

    Core Concepts and New Frontiers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Tzortzopoulos, Michail Kagioglou, Lauri Koskela

    This book collates the main research developments around Lean Construction over the past 25 years with contributions from many seminal authors in the field. It takes stock of developments since the publication of Koskela’s (1992) Application of the new production philosophy to construction, and in…

    Hardback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Deep Data Analytics for New Product Development

    1st Edition

    By Walter R. Paczkowski

    This book presents and develops the deep data analytics for providing the information needed for successful new product development. Deep Data Analytics for New Product Development has a simple theme: information about what customers need and want must be extracted from data to effectively guide…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge

  • Construction 4.0

    An Innovation Platform for the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anil Sawhney, Michael Riley, Javier Irizarry

    Modelled on the concept of Industry 4.0, the idea of Construction 4.0 is based on a confluence of trends and technologies that promise to reshape the way built environment assets are designed, constructed and operated. With the pervasive use of Building Information Modelling (BIM), lean…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Lean – Let’s Get It Right!

    How to Build a Culture of Continuous Improvement, 1st Edition

    By David Rizzardo

    Lean – Let’s Get It Right!: How to Build a Culture of Continuous Improvement (978-0-367-42991-1, 340939) Shelving Guide: Business & Management / Lean Management This book addresses the root causes of why a majority of Lean transformations have not met expectations. More importantly, it…

    Paperback – 2020-02-14 
    Productivity Press

  • Management Information Systems: The Technology Challenge

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nigel F. Piercy

    This book, originally published in 1984, established the need for a strategic managerial response to the new technology, which relies on an understanding of the real effects of technology - on organisational structure, manageemnt style and employee relations. It assesses the impact of the new…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • Information Resources and Technology Transfer Management in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Richard Onyango

    Originally published in 1997, this book puts information management in the context of technology transfer, industrialization and national development. As well as showing the necessity for the efficient use of information resources, the book also examines the costs of poor information management in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Economics and Business of Technology

  • Rethinking Global Production

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian. M. Taplin, Jonathan Winterton

    First published in 1997, this volume explores production, organisation and technological change for the clothing industry worldwide. It compares production approaches in various countries as well as highlighting commonalities between all clothing industries, drawing a particular comparison between…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Decision-Makers Guide to Public Private Partnerships in Airports

    1st Edition

    By Andy Ricover, Jeffrey Delmon

    Airport development is critical to economic growth and poverty reduction. Governments need all the tools available to ensure world-class airport infrastructure and services. Public Private Partnerships (PPP) offer a particular opportunity in airports. In fact, much of the developed world uses…

    Hardback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Lean Project Delivery and Integrated Practices in Modern Construction

    2nd Edition

    By Lincoln H. Forbes, Syed M Ahmed

    Lean Project Delivery and Integrated Practices in Modern Construction is the new and enhanced edition of the pioneering book Modern Construction by Lincoln H. Forbes and Syed M. Ahmed. This book provides a multi-faceted approach for applying lean methodologies to improve design and construction…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Analysis and Management of Productivity and Efficiency in Production Systems for Goods and Services

    1st Edition

    By Fabio Sartori Piran, Daniel Pacheco Lacerda, Luis Felipe Riehs Camargo

    In companies that produce goods and services, productivity and efficiency improvements are a constant challenge. This book reviews the differences between productivity and efficiency. It proposes a new method and makes available a computational tool for implementation that contributes to…

    Hardback – 2020-01-28 
    CRC Press

  • Project Management: It's All Bollocks!

    The Complete Exposure of the World of, and the Value of, Project Management, 1st Edition

    By Susie Palmer-Trew, Peter Taylor

    Welcome to Project Management: It’s All Bollocks! where two people who vaguely know each other and barely like each other will pick over the sadly inadequate body of knowledge that is project management today, and generally challenge just about everything, eliminating that which you don't need to…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge

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