Fixed Position Layout
(used for products that are too bulky)•
Process Layout or Functional Layout
(similar equipmentsgrouped together according to functions)
The product moves along a conveyer belt. Assembly work is brokendown into operations and workers are positioned along the conveyer.As the chassis moves, each worker does his assigned piece of work.
SINGLE PIECE FLOW PROCESS
The single piece flow of the product along the conveyer belt doesn'tallow the product to rest at any stage of manufacturing. Hence thenon-value adding time is slashed.