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  1. What is the capacity in units/day for step A, if

step A was by itself?

2,What is the capacity of the whole process?

3,What is the labor utilization at capacity?

4,Suppose the process is producing at 90% of its capacity. What is the labor utilization?

5,What is the minimum flow time?


A product requires four steps, A, B, C and D. The total number of operators in the process is 4 and they are assigned to the steps of the process as shown in the table below. Each worker works
for 480 minutes/day. The table also shows the process time required by a unit to finish the entire step by one worker. Pick the best answer from the choices provided. Process Time If the work is done by one
worker _-—_Il

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1) Capacity for A alone = 60/day 2) capacity of the process =... View the full answer


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