Somecoverageofstorageandmaterialshandling

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Unformatted text preview: s related to line balancing Catalog Description Facilities ⊂ Planning and Operations Facilities Planning and Operations – Using organizations tangible fixed assets to best support the organization’s objective. This course will focus on facilities planning. Emphasis on flow design, layout. Some coverage of storage and materials handling. Facilities Planning Facilities Planning Viewpoints Civil engineering Electrical/Mechanical engineering Architectural Construction management/Contractor Real estate Urban planning Industrial engineering HW—what is the role of each in facility planning? IE Viewpoint of Facilities Planning IEs are focusing on requirements, resource allocation, and efficient use of resources. Facilities are the integration of many lower level systems Space requirements with respect to flow and operations control Personnel requirements Equipment requirements System design/layout with respect to flow and operations control The use of information systems and technology...
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This note was uploaded on 03/06/2013 for the course INDUSTRIAL I.E 431 taught by Professor Dr.ahmad during the Spring '13 term at Jordan University of Science & Tech.

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