Op Man HW 5 Chapters 14 & 18

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Unformatted text preview: pr intvie w 1/10 1/29/2014 2. Assignme nt Pr int Vie w awar d: 0.50 out of 0.50 points Problem 14-10 A s upplier of ins trument gauge c lus ters us es a k anban s y s tem to c ontrol material flow. The gauge c lus ter hous ings are trans ported eight at a time. A fabric ation c enter produc es approx imately 11 gauges per hour. It tak es approx imately four hours for the hous ing to be replenis hed. Due to v ariations in proc es s ing times , management has dec ided to k eep 10 perc ent of the needed inv entory as s afety s toc k . How many k anban c ard s ets are needed? (Round up your answer to the next whole num ber.) Number of k anban c ard s ets 7 Worksheet Problem 14­10 Learning Objective: 14­02 Illustrate how lean concepts can be applied to supply chain processes. Problem 14-10 A s upplier of ins trument gauge c lus ters us es a k anban s y s tem to c ontrol material flow. The gauge c lus ter hous ings are trans ported eight at a time. A fabric ation c enter produc es approx imately 11 gauges per hour. It tak es appro...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2014 for the course MAN 4504 taught by Professor Georgekyparisis during the Fall '09 term at FIU.

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