Homework 2- Human Factors
Why do we need to be concerned with human factors in logistics?
The human factors are vital to a logistics operation. The human element interfaces between the
machinery, facilities, and the associated engineered software. Human f
Homework 1- Elements of Logistics
What are the elements of logistics?
In the designing, development, production, implementation and managing of a logistical activity
that produces a product or provides a service several elements of logistics are involved.
Chapter 2: Answer 2 of the questions/problems and submit your answer.
9. What statistical distribution is applicable in the prediction of reliability?
Many of the assumptions in predicting reliability and or maintainability are based on
knowledge of the b
Pick 2 questions from page 44- and submit answers for homework.
2. What is meant by system hierarchy?
A hierarchy system is an organizational structure in which items are ranked according to
levels of importance. Most governments, corporations
Discussion 2- PBL
Define PBL and tell us why it is valuable in logistics.
Performance-Based Logistics (PBL), also known as performance based life-cycle product
support, was introduce by the Department of Defense (DoD) around 2001 when increases in
Define Reliability and its characteristics.
Reliability can be defined as the probability that a component part, equipment, or system
will satisfactorily perform its intended function under given circumstances, such as
environmental conditions, limitation
What is LCC and how do we manage it?
Life-Cycle Cost (LCC) is a technique used to estimate the total cost of ownership. It is a
system that tracks and accumulates the actual costs and revenues attributable to cost
object from its invention to its abandonm