Alexandre TADEU Simon

Alexandre TADEU Simon
Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba (Unimep)

Doctor of Engineering

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Este trabajo tuvo como objetivo proponer parámetros de orientación a los gerentes de una pequeña empresa para la mejora de la toma de decisiones relacionada con la gestión de carteras de proyectos. El trabajo se llevó a cabo a través del establecimiento de una metodología con criterios homogéneos y claros, basada en la consolidación de los datos de...
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Revista Científica Mundo Recursivo https://www.atlantic.edu.ec/ojs/index.php/mundor/issue/view/15 Brasil se ha consolidado a nivel mundial con un parque de industrias que lo ha colocado año tras año entre las economías más grandes del mundo, siendo un actor importante para la decisión de inversiones de los accionistas. Para aumentar esta participa...
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This paper aims to review the state-of-the-art in Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) as a key element to Industry 4.0 and to provide engineering managers with adequate and sufficient knowledge about CPS, highlighting their characteristics, technologies, capabilities, and applications. A three-stage research method was applied to provide an extensive sear...
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The hybrid manufacturing has attracted industrial community interest due to its ability to produce functional parts with varied geometries, using different types of materials in the most varied applications. As with most manufacturing processes, before executing the hybrid process for the manufacture of a certain geometry, it is important to make a...
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O livro “As ciências sociais e os avanços na sociedade vol.1”, publicado pela Reflexão Acadêmica Editora, coletânea que une vinte e cinco capítulos, apresenta trabalhos relacionados com temas diversos das ciências sociais, procurando fornecer um panorama de subáreas permeadas por questões comuns e correlatas. Assim, muitos dos trabalhos aqui reunid...
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The Supply Chain has undergone major transformations due to the need to implement new Industry 4.0 technologies, such as Internet of Things, Big Data, Cyber-Physical Systems and Cloud Computing. Thanks to these technologies, as well as to their subsystems and components, full integration of the supply chain is becoming possible. However, it is obse...
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Purpose This paper analyzes managerial practices currently used for outsourced logistics activities in mechanized cutting, loading and transportation (CLT) of sugarcane in a Brazilian company using performance-based logistics contracts (PBL) as reference. Design/methodology/approach The methodology draws on literature review, design of an analysis...
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Additive manufacturing (AM) technology has attracted the interest of industrial professionals and researchers in the last years. This interest lies primarily in understanding the trends, benefits, and implications of AM technology on supply chain (SC) and logistics, as it requires reconfiguring the supply chain based on a distributed manufacturing...
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Industry 4.0 foresees benefits to companies and is supported by technologies such as Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS), Internet of Things (IoT), Internet of Services (IoS), among others. CPS, one of Industry 4.0's key technologies, can be applied in many areas including health, mobility, production and logistics. The partial or total incorporation of C...
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A fim de reduzir o tempo de entrega, otimizar o uso da frota, agilizar os fluxos logísticos e oferecer serviços especializados, as empresas atribuem à terceiros o gerenciamento de suas atividades logísticas. No entanto, a experiência da terceirização para algumas empresas parece não ter surtido o efeito desejado. Em algumas situações, tem-se observ...
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Paper aims The objective of this paper is to evaluate the economic, social, and environmental impacts of logistics activities of a dairy producer located in Brazil. Originality The main contribution is to apply a quantitative approach to assessing sustainable logistics in the milk supply chain, serving as a basis for future work on this theme. Re...
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The industrial production of the future will be characterized by the strong individualization of products under highly flexible production conditions. In this context, the concept of Industry 4.0 emerges, covering the most recent technological innovations in the fields of automation in conjunction with information technology. One of these innovatio...
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Peças de reposição são componentes de estoque que satisfazem as necessidades de manutenção nos sistemas industriais. Essas peças são colocadas em uso quando existem falhas ou algum componente necessite ser substituído. O gerenciamento eficaz do estoque de peças de reposição diminui o tempo de inatividade dos equipamentos, reduz os custos associados...
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The search for productivity is one of the main objectives of manufacturing companies. In the machining companies, the preparation time directly influences the unproductive time of the process, as is the case with the tool presetting operation. Currently, there are automatic and semi-automatic presetting systems that reduce this preparation time, bu...
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With globalization, logistics has assumed a key role in the planning, organizing and controlling of movement of products around the world. This has caused significant impacts on sustainability, especially with operations involving road freight transport. In order to measure the real impacts of this activity and make decisions aligned with sustainab...
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As empresas vivem em constante busca de melhor produtividade para torna-las mais competitivas no concorrido mercado. Em um cenário onde a redução dos custos internos é orientada através do enxugamento das movimentações, dos estoques, da mão de obra e eficiência de processos um bom projeto de arranjo físico e layout pode ser um diferencial. Uma expl...
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O objetivo desta pesquisa é apresentar as diferenças e similaridades entre sustentabilidade e economia circular de forma a evidenciar se há relação existente entre ambas e, em caso positivo, qual é essa relação. Na contemporaneidade, as empresas são movimentadas por um modelo econômico linear que produz, consome e descarta formando assim uma cadeia...
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Resumo Objetivou-se neste trabalho investigar como as empresas avaliam as competências e habilidades do engenheiro de produção para o desempenho de suas atividades no ambiente industrial. A metodologia envolveu uma revisão bibliográfica e uma pesquisa survey em 46 empresas de grande porte da indústria de transformação do Estado de São Paulo. Os res...
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Nowadays, the intense search for productivity is one of the main goals of manufacturing companies, since they allow the alignment between maximizing production with the minimum of resources available, in order to reduce costs in production processes. In the machining companies, setup time directly influences machine availability and consequently un...
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The increasing needs for business efficiency improvement generates demands for new technologies. Such demands expand to logistics processes and the cyber-physical systems are the new trends to put these processes in a competitive level. For the implementation effectiveness of these new technologies it is need to develop a management model, for both...
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This paper aims at conducting an analysis the competences of production engineering graduates, building on an industry view. To this end, we conducted a survey addressing 103 medium and large companies within the Brazilian manufacturing industry. The results suggest that companies do recognize the importance of competences. Some gaps in the compete...
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O Sistema Milk-run é uma ferramenta da logística que pode ser utilizado tanto para o abastecimento externo da matéria-prima nas fábricas, como para o abastecimento interno nas células de manufatura. Este artigo apresenta as vantagens da utilização do sistema Milk-run no ambiente interno, ou seja, dentro das plantas fabris, para o abastecimento das...
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Operation management models have been developed according to changes in society's demands, such as better working conditions, clean production, recyclable and reusable products, and improving social conditions. Thus, new challenges in developing sustainable management models, particularly for manufacturing processes, have emerged. Lean Manufacturin...
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Este artigo tem como objetivo principal analisar a produção acadêmica internacional sobre a gestão colaborativa em cadeias de suprimentos em artigos publicados em periódicos internacionais indexados no ISI Web of Knowledge. A pesquisa abrangeu um período de dez anos (2005-2014), com 63 artigos analisados, utilizando técnicas bibliométricas para ana...
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Purpose – Due to the warming at the automotive market in the last years and consequently the growth of vehicle production has been moved and placed emphasis on the segment. In recent years, some have known, for example, as the earthquake that struck Japan in 2011 was able to disrupt the suppliers of the country. Due to these events, supply chain ri...
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The sustainability definition is still unclear, and requires more in-depth studies to expand their understandings and their effective implementations. One of the means by which to achieve organizational sustainability presented in literature is the use of the concept of Integrated Management System (IMS). Normative management standards such as ISO...
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As relations between companies become more complex due to practices such as global production, e-commerce and collaboration in the chain, the need for accurate and real-time information becomes crucial. Many companies depart for their hiring operations outsourcing logistic operators to manage much of the logistical activities of your supply chain....
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Focusing on competitiveness, many companies seek methodologies in order to increase the productive performance. Process optimization focused on quality, productivity improvement, and cost reduction tools has excelled in industrial environments based on the results achieved by many companies. However, the lack of a production simulation system to ev...
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Computer numerical control (CNC) technology has received high level of investment around the world. Considering machine tool for machining operations, almost one third of those installed in Brazilian industrial companies is composed of CNC machines. About 46% of them are less than ten years old and belong to a generation of machine tools that shoul...
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This work aims to analyze environmental impacts caused by mechanization in the sugar and ethanol sector in Brazil. To achieve this goal, a case study was performed in a production unit of the country's largest producer. It was found that mechanization of cutting, loading, and transportation processes for sugarcane brings immediate benefits in terms...
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Purpose – Sustainability is in vogue nowadays. It is a new concept and it has yet to be studied in more depth and rigor to create a stronger understanding. There are several lines of research and development in this area, each one using a specific template for measuring sustainability what poses even greater difficulties to those interested in the...
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Apesar do crescente interesse quanto à Gestão da Cadeia de Suprimentos (GCS) por parte de pesquisadores e profissionais, ainda há uma lacuna na literatura no que tange às metodologias que orientam e apoiam a avaliação da GCS. As metodologias mais desenvolvidas foram fornecidas por empresas de consultoria e apresentam restrições para publicação e us...
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The increased emphasis on the management of supply chains over the past decades have given rise to a large number of initiatives and collaborative practices. One of the practices highlighted in the area is Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI). This work has as objective to analyze the advantages of applying this applied to bulk materials in a cosmetic in...
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Resumo A globalização tem proporcionado às empresas um ambiente competitivo e isso tem despertado a necessidade de seu maior aperfeiçoamento para que possam competir de igual para igual. Assim, para atender às necessidades dos clientes, as empresas encontraram novos desafios competitivos, como a redução do ciclo de desenvolvimento de novos produtos...
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In the last decade, sustainability has emerged as one of the main issues addressed in academic research. This matter has also involved companies and their activities in the social, environmental and financial scope. However, while companies have started showing greater interest in preserving the environment and in considering social aspects, the me...
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Resumo Diante do mercado competitivo, as empresas vêm necessitando de profissionais cada vez mais capacitados e que produzam resultados em um curto período de tempo. O elemento humano se constitui numa das peças chave para alcançar a vantagem competitiva e uma das maneiras mais eficazes de garantir esta vantagem é aproveitar ao máximo o conheciment...
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Purpose – Despite the increasing interests in supply chain management (SCM) within academy and industrial environment, there is still a lack of academic literature concerning topics such as methodologies to guide and support supply chain integration. The paper aims to discuss these issues. Design/methodology/approach – This article presents the ap...
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The objective of this works to assess the TPM implementation in its Autonomous Maintenance (AM) phase, its development, used methodologies and the benefits that are already granted in this phase due to the reduction of operation and maintenance costs (O&M). The work tackles a case study of TPM methodology implementation in its AM basis, including t...
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This paper aims to analyze the integration of simulation and value stream mapping (VSM) tools as a solution for optimizing manufacturing operations in a manufacturer of components for the automotive industry. This study was developed in three phases and considered as an object of analysis a manufacturing cell. In the first stage a VSM was used to m...
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The aim of this work is to provide an environmental assessment of a diesel engine by analyzing the emissions of CO, CO2 and NOx that result from the combustion process, as well as analyzing technical performance related to consumption and the development of power and torque in a laboratory test rig. Biodiesel fuel was produced from vegetable cookin...
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This work aims to discuss logistics sustainability considering the nine activities identified in the model proposed by Ballou. In order to reach the goal proposed herein, studies based on the gathering of secondary sources were conducted. Analysis on the logistical sustainability was conducted based on some Brazilian companies. From this analysis,...
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This case study sought to evaluate and describe the consequences of the bullwhip effect in the packaging sector. Research was made in a packaging manufacturer located in Londrina-PR that is part of a corporate group that counts with fourteen factories, being twelve scattered in Brazil and two in Argentina. The searched data were provided by logisti...
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In the current production scenario, with a globalized economic environment, companies increasingly need to become more competitive to face up to the global market. This means production systems are constantly changing in the direction of the replacement of the low productivity equipment, rearranging the plant layout, the redirection of the transpor...
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Supply chain management includes several aspects of relationships between organizations. The relationship management of supplier-customer interface is one of the elements analyzed that encompass complex variables that can affect the support of critical links in the production chain. This research investigates the relationship management in a supply...
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A logistica tem passado por mudancas significativas ultimamente, principalmente no que se refere a terceirizacao de suas atividades. Evoluiu da tradicional contratacao de servicos de transporte para a contratacao de atividades mais abrangentes como armazenagem, administracao de recursos, desenvolvimento de projetos logisticos e a gestao completa de...
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Este artigo tem como objetivo apresentar os Sistemas de Informacao utilizados em Supply Chain Management tais como EDI , Internet , ERP e SCM . Demais casos foram descritos de acordo com suas particularidades e diferentes aplicacoes em empresas fabricantes de janelas e computadores. O trabalho apresenta tambem a definicao de SI, principais caracter...
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In the present business environment, one can observe that competition occurs between supply chains, rather than between autonomous entities. In this emerging competitive environment, the companies' success depends on their ability to integrate and manage the key-business processes from the suppliers to the final user. Supply chain management is a s...

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The objective of this project is to evaluate which are the critical parameters of the hybrid additive-subtractive manufacturing process (LMD & 5-axis machining) and which is the optimal combination between them for predicting the geometrical characteristics that guarantee the process stability and quality attributes that respond to product profile.