Redesign of the Omnideck platform: With respect to DfA and modularity
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 15 credits / 22,5 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
Omkostruktion av Omnideck plattformenMed hänsyn : Med hänsyn till DfA och modularitet (Swedish)
In this report a product development process is constructed and used to redesign an omnidirectional treadmill, the Omnideck. The current design of the Omnideck platform is designed without regard for assembly. Using modularity and design for assembly theories, incorporated with the product development process, the Omnideck platforms design is improved in respect to assembly time. The original design required 175 labour hours to install. The result is an improved design which requires ten and a half hours to install at a customer. This is achieved by redesigning the Omnideck into individual modules which allow for a faster installation.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 71 p.
product development, design for assembly (DFA), modularity, modularity in production (MIP), assembly time improving techniques, omnidirectional treadmill
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-52888OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-52888DiVA: diva2:932520
Subject / course
Mechanical Engineering Programme, 180 credits
2016-05-31, Växjö, 13:30 (English)
Haralanova, Valentina, Gästlektor
Khoshaba, Samir, Universitetsadjunkt