American Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Volume 5, Issue 3, May 2020

  • Relationship Between Product Performance and Lean Product Development Tool

    Mauton Gbededo, Daniel Aikhuele, Desmond Ighravwe

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 31-43
    Received: 8 June 2020
    Accepted: 22 June 2020
    Published: 5 August 2020
    Abstract: In today’s global economy, the introduction of new methods, designs, products and processes have been accelerating in geometric progression due to changing consumers’ needs in the face of global competitions and technological advancement in product development. Product development managers and design stakeholders are facing real pressure to continu... Show More
  • Design and Optimisation of a Microgrid for Improved Efficiency of the Volta River Authority (Navrongo) Solar Power Plant

    Anthony Simons, Otoo Henry, Kuubeterzie Francis, Cyrus Addy

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 44-52
    Received: 19 May 2020
    Accepted: 11 June 2020
    Published: 13 August 2020
    Abstract: In ensuring proper energy mix and reducing the number of emissions from traditional thermal plants for power generation, the Energy Commission of Ghana built the Solar Power Plant at Navrongo. This was to help cut down the cost of crude fuel imports and also play a part in mitigating global warming which results from the continuous emission of carb... Show More