This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: in the second stage, which takes 4 minutes. Assume all production can be sold at a mark-up (over costs) of $3.00 per unit. Samantha the supervisor is considering an upgrade to an NC (numerical control) machine that can do all the tasks (cutting, planing and finishing); moreover, this machine will take just 5 minutes to produce one unit of a widget. a. As a result of the upgrade, flow time per widget will go: (up, down, stay the same) b. As a result of the upgrade, monthly margin generated will go: (up, down, stay the same) 3. A sequential batch activity has B = 100, S = 15 minutes, and TP = 2 minutes. a. How much time would it take to produce the batch? b. What is the capacity of the activity?...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 03/11/2010 for the course FMIS 3301 taught by Professor Lievano during the Fall '09 term at University of Minnesota Duluth.
- Fall '09