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Operation A - design capacity 400 units/hr - planned utilization

80%

Operation B - (4 machines) design capacity 100, 80, 150, 125 units/hr - planned utilization 77%

Operation C - design capacity 350 units/hr - planned utilization 95%

Operation D - (2 machines) design capacity 190, 235 units/hr - planned utilization 72.5%


The sequence of flow is A -> B (any machine can be used if available) -> C -> D (any machine can be used if available). Calculate the overall flow rate for maximum (design) capacity and effective capacity.

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