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Harmonious industrialization: classifying, connecting and valuating industries based on their contribution to human need
An industry can be defined as a system within which homogenous processes strive toward a common generalizable outp ut. An industry comprises various economic, social and environmental activities. Various ...
Expanding industrial thinking by formalizing the industrial engineering identity for the knowledge era
To date, the formal identity of the Industrial Engineer remains vague. D ue to the broad knowledge base and application areas made available to Industrial Engineers, pinning down the commonality has ...
Gamifying the industrial engineering profession
An age-old problem facing higher education institutes is the verification that the knowledge taught in class was actually learnt and internalized. Many consider that the quality of education is to be measured on this basis. ...
Towards an initiative-based industry 4.0 maturity improvement process: master drilling as a case study
(Univ Stellenbosch, 2018)
Industry 4.0 is an unavoidable global revolution with disruptive effects. Many sectors in South Africa are currently underprepared for the transformation that is necessary to stay competitive. An ever-present need therefore ...