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9.14 The Temple Toy Company has decided to manufacture a new toy

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9.14 The Temple Toy Company has decided to manufacture a new toy tractor, the production of which is broken into six steps. The demand for the tractor is 4,800 units per 40-hour workweek.;Task Performance Time (sec) Predecessors;A 20 None;B 30 A;C 15 A;D 15 A;E 10 B, C;F 30 D, E;a). Draw a precedence diagram of this operation;b). given the demand, what is the cycle time for this operation?;c).what is the theoretical minimum number of workstations?;d). assign tasks to workstations.;e). how much total idle time is present each cycle?;f). what is the overall efficiency of the assembly line with five stations, and with six stations?;(Problem from Operation Management by Jay Heizer/Barry Render page no: 380)

 

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