• 3D-Printing Technology in Construction: Results from a Survey 

      Olsson, Nils; Shafqat, Ali; Arica, Emrah; Økland, Andreas (Emerald Reach Proceedings Series, Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to study the introduction of 3D-printing of concrete in the construction sector. Design/Methodology/Approach – A survey was conducted to collect professional view on ongoing innovations ...
    • A Handbook for Product development using 3 Dimensional Concurrent Engineering 

      Hajikazemi, Sara; Arica, Emrah; Gran, Erik; Roulet-Dubonett, Olivier; Torvatn, Hans Yngvar (SINTEF Rapport;, Research report, 2018)
      This report is intended as guide for manufacturing enterprises wanting to try 3- Dimensional Product Development for themselves. It is built on experiences from aconcrete Product Development Project, but here the participants ...
    • Barriers and Success Factors for Continuous Improvement Efforts in Complex ETO Firms 

      Arica, Emrah; Magerøy, Kristoffer; Lall, Marta Therese (Chapter, 2018)
      This paper focuses on the factors that may influence the implementation of continuous improvement efforts, in an Engineer-to-Order (ETO) manufacturing setting. In general, one-of-a-kind production nature and temporary ...
    • Performance Measurement in Sensorized Sociotechnical Manufacturing Environments 

      Arica, Emrah; Oliveira, Manuel Fradinho; Emmanouilidis, Christos (Chapter, 2018)
      Industry 4.0 entails the digitization of the shopfloor operations combining technologies such as internet of things-enabled sensing, cyber-physical systems, data analytics, augmented reality, and wearable devices and robots ...
    • Status and Future of Manufacturing Execution Systems 

      Arica, Emrah; Powell, Daryl (Chapter, 2017)
      This paper proposes a taxonomy for characterizing manufacturing execution systems and discusses how they can benefit from the recent Developments of Industry 4.0. The study is based on a literature review. The taxonomy ...
    • Tactical and Operational Issues in a Hybrid MTO-MTS Production Environment: The Case of Food Production 

      Romsdal, Anita; Arica, Emrah; Strandhagen, Jan Ola; Dreyer, Heidi Carin (Chapter, 2013)
      Hybrid production environments that combine MTO and MTS strategies have emerged to enable production systems to better respond to changes in consumer and market demand. This paper discusses some of the tactical and operational ...