Chapter 12 - MATERIAL FLOW ACTIVITIES Chapter 12 OBJECTIVES...

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MATERIAL FLOW ACTIVITIES Chapter 12
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OBJECTIVES Analyse the suitability of various modes of transport in terms of the appropriate criteria Identify and explain modern trends in warehousing Defend the use of stores and storage as opposed to new approaches such as JIT Design a stores layout to demonstrate the basic principles Discuss the role of purchasing and supply management in packaging decision-making Discuss the objectives of materials handling Identify sources of waste and devise ways in which to remove such materials Suggest methods for reducing waste materials
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INTRODUCTION In this chapter the following concepts will be discussed: Materials flow Transport Storage of materials Materials handling Packaging Waste removal
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Question 1 (Q2 pg 210) Analyse the suitability of various modes of transport in terms of the appropriate criteria for: 1.1 low-value, bulky raw material that must be transported from Central Africa 1.2 A sophisticated electronic component for
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Chapter 12 - MATERIAL FLOW ACTIVITIES Chapter 12 OBJECTIVES...

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