QUESTION II: XOPOLY, INC.
X-Opoly, Inc., was founded by two first-year college students to produce a knockoff real estate board game
similar to the popular Parker Brothers; game Monopoly. Initially, the partners started the company just to produce
a board
Michella Weiss
September 28, 2015
MBA 660
X-Opoly, Inc Assignment
Total Number of Stations: 19
Longest Task Line= 90 Seconds
Total time for all tasks= 675 Seconds
1. What is the cycle time of the 19-station line? What is its efficiency?
The cycle time of
CaseStudy:XopolyAssignment
JamellaC.Montgomery
MBA660,OperationsManagement
March12,2015
1
What kind(s) of transformation systems(s) does X-opoly use?
The transformation system that X-opoly uses in this case is Flow shop, due to the fact that X-opoly
only
#2. a. Given the following load matrix of a DVD player factory in Nagoya, Japan, find
the best layout and its cost based on rectangular distances.
Department
Departme
1 2 3 4 5 6
nt
1
- 4 6 2 0 7
2
- 3 5 1 3
3
2 6 5
4
- 5 2
5
- 3
b. Resolve part a if the
Michella Weiss
November 3, 2015
MBA 660
Petersen Assignment
1. Working at a normal rate, in how many days can the job be completed? What should the
bid be on this basis if Petersen attempted to obtain a profit of 10 percent before federal
income taxes?
NO
1. The spreadsheet summarizes the total annual cost calculations and verifies that Nikkis calculations are correct.
2. As the spreadsheet shows, Mikes intuition is correct and using the economic order quantities will exceed the available capacity
by 244 h
Process Capability
Input:
Design target =
Design tolerance (+/-) =
16.50
0.04
Process mean = 16.50
Process standard deviation = #NAME?
Input the design target and
tolerance, the process mean
and standard deviation.
Output:
Upper spec limit =
Lower spec li