6LineBalanceSGE

6LineBalanceSGE - TOM 301 Operations Management Facility...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–8. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Facility Layout Facility Layout TOM 301 Operations Management TOM 301 Operations Management
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Type of Layouts Process Layouts Product Layouts Cellular Layouts Fixed Position Layouts
Background image of page 2
Types of Layout (Chapter 6) Process Layout: Similar machines and equipment are grouped together Parts being worked on travel from one area (group of equipment) to another based on specific sequence of operations required.
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Types of Layout Product Layout: Here equipment is arranged according to the progressive steps by which the product is made. Assembly line is a good example of a narrow production line such as car assembly. Machine type B Machine type A Machine type A
Background image of page 4
Types of Layout Cellular Layout: Machines are brought together in a work cell In a work cell, there are different types of equipment. Each cell can complete processing a family of similar parts. There are a lot of different work cells in a plant. Inside each cell, it could be product or process layout. Cell 1 Cell 2
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Types of Layout Fixed Position Layout: because of product bulkiness it remains in one location and processes are brought to it. Materials Machine Personnel Management
Background image of page 6
Flexible Manufacturing System Is this a cellular layout? More flexible than a cell; can handle several
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 8
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 20

6LineBalanceSGE - TOM 301 Operations Management Facility...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 8. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online