This book attempts to treat line design and its related subjects in a cohesive manner, with an emphasis on design applications. It discusses general guidelines for setting up assumptions and determining line performance parameters, based on empirical data from literature reports.

chapter 1|15 pages

Fundamental Concepts

chapter 2|42 pages

Empirical Data and Statistical Analysis

chapter 4|46 pages

Process and Operation Design

chapter 5|57 pages

Material Handling Systems

chapter 6|49 pages

Work-in-Process Management

chapter 8|41 pages


chapter 9|37 pages

Line Simulation

chapter 10|18 pages

An Analysis of an Assembly Line Design