The Application of the Organizational Culture Assessment Instrument (OCAI) to Logistics Enterprises

Today´s world is reflected in words such as globalization, economic crisis, market economy and competitiveness. All these influence business entities. An enterprise that does not keep pace with current trends, innovates, seek improvements in quality or assess the effectiveness of its activities, is at risk of stagnating. Similar trends also prevail in logistics enterprises in…

The Throughput Capacity of Rail Freight Corridors on the Particular Railways Network

Rail transport has an irreplaceable role within the international and national transport market. The effective support of railway transport is necessary for maintain sustainable development in European area and support of railway transport is one aim of European Union. The adoption of Regulation (EU) No. 913/2010 of the European parliament and of the council –…

Logistic Approach of Building and Development of Production Systems

The paper presents a complex of information aimed at automated production systems structures and simulation. For production systems intergrated structures formation it uses logistic principles for making the internal material flow among various logistic nodes more precise and effective, including respective information flow, here e. g. with use of integrable and compatibile handling and technological…

The Cycle of Abrasives in the Process of Cutting of Materials Abrasive Waterjet Technology within the Logistics Companies

Today, stalked company is defined as an industrial. Technologies are developed and refined, and this leads to innovation in the field of environmental protection and logistics. Environmental protection as a concept is quite lengthy and includes several areas. This article deals with the life cycle of materials technology at cutting water jet from the award…

Life Cycle Cost Calculation and its Importance in Vehicle Acquisition Process for Truck Transport

Life Cycle Costing is a strategic managerial tool supporting decision making process even in the beginning phase. This calculation in its own base takes into account costs during the whole life cycle and creates a precondition for precise information database for decision making. The utilization of this calculation is often connected with the issue of…

Application of Break-Even Point Analysis

The determination of Break-even point represents the important information for the enterprise because it defines the minimum amount of products that enterprise needs to produce for cover their fixed and variable costs. Knowing the Break-even point allows enterprise to properly estimate revenues necessary to ensure profits. In this paper, authors deal with the identifying Break-even…

The Application of ABC Analysis to Inventories in the Automatic Industry Utilizing the Cost Saving Effect

The highest levels of management work towards profit maximization, trying to achieve the lowest possible costs and the highest possible revenues. Managers in the automotive industry have the same goal. Nowadays, the automotive industry in Slovakia is based on direct foreign investments. The industry is a key sector and is considered to be the driving…