Production, Operations & Information Management Products

  • Safe Design and Construction of Machinery

    Regulation, Practice and Performance

    By Elizabeth Bluff

    The origin of this book is the compelling evidence that a high proportion of machinery-related deaths and injuries are attributable to genuine and serious risks originating within machine design and construction. This trend continues despite significant legal obligations, notably the European…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Automotive Global Value Chain

    The Rise of Mega Suppliers

    By Wilson Kia Onn Wong

    Today, some suppliers have grown increasingly powerful and in certain cases, earn revenues that rival or even exceed that of their automaker clients. In the pre-globalisation period, automakers wielded absolute power over their significantly smaller suppliers. This book reveals the upending of this…

    Hardback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Health Systems Improvement Across the Globe

    Success Stories from 60 Countries

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Russell Mannion, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Paul Shekelle, Stuart Whittaker, Samir Al-Adawi

    Following on from 2015’s Healthcare Reform, Quality and Safety: Perspectives, Participants, Partnerships and Prospects in 30 Countries, this book encompasses a global perspective on health care while shifting the focus from reform to showcasing success stories of healthcare systems worldwide. It…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26 
    CRC Press

  • New Financial Strategies for Sustainable Buildings

    Practical Guidance for Built Environment Professionals

    By Stephen Finnegan

    Built Environment professionals considering whether to embark on the design and construction or retrofit of a fully ‘sustainable’ or ‘green’ build need to know the financial implications of their decisions. What are their financial options? What are the risks? This book offers practical guidance on…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Shadow Working in Project Management

    Understanding and Addressing the Irrational and Unconscious in Groups

    By Joana Bértholo

    Shadow Working in Project Management aims at contributing to our knowledge of all things unconscious and irrational in our behaviour. It takes the form of an empirical research, and therefore addresses mostly the tools and techniques available to get in touch with Shadow aspects of self and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-24 
    Routledge
    Complexity and Interdisciplinarity in Project Management

  • Integrating Information in Built Environments

    Edited by Adriana X Sanchez-Gomez, Keith Hampson, Geoffrey London

    In an increasingly globalised built environment industry, achieving higher levels of integration across organisational and software boundaries can lead to improved economic, social and environmental outcomes. This book is the direct result of a collaborative global network of industry and academic…

    Hardback – 2017-07-18 
    Routledge
    CIB

  • The Foundations of Information Systems

    Research and Practice

    By Andrew Basden

    Why does information technology disappoint or enslave us? Why do so many information systems projects collapse? How can we do better? There are many technical, social, economic and other aspects to consider. How do we ensure we take all these into account as we research ITC or employ them? ICT…

    Hardback – 2017-07-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • The Shape of Change

    A guide to planning, implementing and embedding organisational change

    By Nicola Busby

    No organisations, change initiative or stakeholder is ever the same. The way business change management is shaped to work with and get the best out of every different change situation makes a vital contribution to the success of the change. The Shape of Change is the first business change…

    Paperback – 2017-07-17 
    Routledge

  • Assuring Product Development Success Before Design

    The Real Message from the Wright Brothers and Toyota

    By Michael N. Kennedy

    The concept of knowing a design will work early in a project (rather than after the production prototypes have been tested) and will satisfy the customers, such that projects essentially never fail, was first observed at Toyota (along with other measurable benefits). But the name the authors have…

    Hardback – 2017-07-15 
    Productivity Press

  • ISO 9000 Quality Systems Handbook-updated for the ISO 9001: 2015 standard

    Increasing the Quality of an Organization’s Outputs, 7th Edition

    By David Hoyle

    Completely revised to align with ISO 9001:2015, this handbook has been the bible for users of  ISO 9001 since 1994, helping organizations get certified and increase the quality of their outputs. Whether you are an experienced professional, a novice, or a quality management student or researcher,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Principles of Port Management

    By Peter de Langen, Theo Notteboom, Athanasios Pallis

    Principles of Port Management provides professionals in freight transport and maritime logistics, and specifically the port industry, as well as (postgraduate and post-experience) students in these fields with a better conceptual understanding of the port industry, key insights and best practices…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Healthcare Reform, Quality and Safety

    Perspectives, Participants, Partnerships and Prospects in 30 Countries

    By Jeffrey Braithwaite, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Julie Johnson

    This book offers a global perspective on healthcare reform and its relationship with efforts to improve quality and safety. It looks at the ways reforms have developed in 30 countries, and specifically the impact national reform initiatives have had on the quality and safety of care. It explores…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    CRC Press

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