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Unformatted text preview: worker performs all tasks? Assume that the activity times would remain unchanged (i.e., there are no specialization gains). e) What is the utilization of the workers in Station 2? Because of a drastically reduced forecast, the plant management has decided to cut staffing from nine to six workers per shift. Assume that (i) the nine tasks in the above table cannot be divided; (ii) the nine tasks are assigned to six workers in the most efficient way possible; and (iii) if one worker in charge of two tasks, the tasks have to be adjacent (e.g., one worker cannot work on tasks 1 and 3) f) How would you assign the nine tasks to six workers? g) What is the new capacity of the line (in toy trucks per hour)?...
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