Facilities Design, Third Edition / Edition 3

Facilities Design, Third Edition / Edition 3

by Sunderesh S. Heragu
     
 

Delineating the proper design, layout, and location of facilities, this book strikes a healthy balance between theory and practice. It provides an understanding of the practical aspects of implementing preliminary designs development through analytical models. The third edition of a bestseller, it features updated multimedia tools, new software, and additional

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Delineating the proper design, layout, and location of facilities, this book strikes a healthy balance between theory and practice. It provides an understanding of the practical aspects of implementing preliminary designs development through analytical models. The third edition of a bestseller, it features updated multimedia tools, new software, and additional exercise problems. The text presents analytical performance evaluation models and tests them using software available for download on the web. An appendix offers queuing and queuing models along with simulation examples. Each chapter includes a set of review questions for self-study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781420066265
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/02/2008
Series:
500 Tips Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Design, Layout, and Location of Facilities

Product and Equipment Analysis

Process, Flow, and Space Analysis

Systematic Layout Planning and Implementation of a Layout Design

Basic Models and Algorithms for Facilities Layout

Software for Layout Design

Advanced Algorithms for Facilities Layout

Group Technology and Cellular Manufacturing

Materials Handling Systems

Design and Planning of Warehousing Systems

Basic Models for Facility Location

Advanced Models for Facility Location

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