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Unformatted text preview: 6. the cycle time to 1.4 minutes, you could assign the tasks to 2 workstations (assign tasks a and b to the first workstation) and you would get an idle time of only 10.71% and an efficiency of 89.29%. Select the Example 1 worksheet , clear the data (press Clear and confirm with OK). Enter cycle time CT=1minute (given). Assign tasks to workstations: note that tasks which are eligible to be assigned next (i.e. Point out that workstation 1 has an idle time of .2 minutes and workstation 3 has an idle time of .3 each), thus .5 / 3 = 16.67% is the percent idle time and 83.33% is the efficiency . You might discuss optimizing the line balancing and demonstrate that if you were able to increase...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2011 for the course MGT 02 taught by Professor Gad during the Spring '11 term at Tanta University.
- Spring '11