Line Balancing
Kapitel i bok, 2015

This article describes a technique for which the main objectives are to minimize the idle time when work is allocated along a line and spread it as evenly as possible across the workstations. Line balancing comprises two aspects, that is, determination of the required number of stations and the assignment of tasks to each station with the objective of maximizing efficiency.

zoning constraints

work stations

precedence constraints

line balancing

idle time

Författare

David Bennett

Chalmers, Teknikens ekonomi och organisation, Supply and Operations Management

Ämneskategorier

Annan teknik

Företagsekonomi

Styrkeområden

Produktion

DOI

10.1002/9781118785317.weom100058

ISBN

978-1-119-97251-8