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15.00 points

Problem 16-10
The times required to complete each of eight jobs in a two-machine flow shop are shown in the table that
follows. Each job must follow the same sequence, beginning with machine A and moving to machine B.

Job
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h

TIME (hours)
Machine A
Machine B
16
5
3
13
9
6
8
7
2
14
12
4
18
14
20
11

a. Determine a sequence that will minimize makespan time.
The sequence is

.
e-b-g-h-d-c-a-f

b. Find machine B’s idle time.
hrs

Idle time

c. For the sequence determined in part a, how much would machine B's idle time be reduced by splitting
the last two jobs in half?
New idle time

hrs, savings of

hrs.

Time remaining: 1:43:15

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value:

15.00 points

Problem 16-11
Given the operation times provided:

Center 1
Center 2

A
20
27

B
16
30

JOB TIMES (minutes)
C
D
43
60
51
12

E
35
28

F
42
24

minutes Idle time 3. The manager’s goal is to move the jobs through the two departments as quickly as possible. The sequence is . Job A B C D E F G PROCESSING TIME (hours) Grinding Deburring 3 6 2 4 1 5 4 3 9 4 8 7 6 2 . Determine idle time of center 2. (Click to select) b. The foreman of the deburring department wants the Shortest processing time rule to be used to minimize the work-inprocess inventory in his department. value: 15.00 points Problem 16-14 The production manager must determine the processing sequence for seven jobs through the grinding and deburring departments. The same sequence will be followed in both departments.a. Develop a job sequence that minimizes idle time at the two work centers. assuming no other activities are involved.

What is the total time needed to process the seven jobs in both the grinding and deburring departments? hours Total time c-1. value: 30. What flow time will result for the grinding department? Grinding flow time ask your instructor a questionreferencesebook & resources 4. What is the flow time in the grinding department for the Shortest processing time sequence? hours Grinding flow time b-2.a. The sequence is . (Click to select) b-1. (Click to select) c-2.00 points hrs . Prepare a schedule using Shortest processing time for the grinding department. Determine a sequence that will minimize the total time needed to process the jobs in both departments. The sequence is .

Sequence for First come. and (4) Critical ratio. Determine the optimal processing sequence using (1) First come.Problem 16-17 Given the following information on job times and due dates.) First Come.5 5. First Served Average flow time Average job tardiness 5. (2) Shortest processing time. first served. Job a b c d e f Job Time (Hours) 3. first served (Click to select) Sequence for Shortest processing time (Click to select) Sequence for Earliest due date (Click to select) Sequence for Critical ratio (Click to select) a-2. For each method.00 points Problem 16-18 Shortest Processing Time Earliest Due Date Critical . (Round your answers to 2 decimal places.0 4. find the average job flow time and the average job tardiness.5 6.0 Due Date (Hours) 7 6 18 22 4 20 a-1.0 2. value: 25.5 2. (3) Earliest due date.

specializes in heat-treating gears for automobile companies.) new average job tardiness is (Click to select) minutes. . five orders (listed in order of arrival) were waiting to be processed.) Average job tardiness c. when Budd’s shop opened today. What will be the average job tardiness? (Round your answer to 2 decimal places. If the due date rule is used. from now) 160 200 180 190 220 a. Order A B C D E Order Size (units) 16 6 10 8 4 Per Unit Time in Heat Treatment (minutes/unit) 4 12 3 10 1 Due Date (min.) Average number of jobs d. (Click to select) b.The Budd Gear Co. What will be the average number of jobs in the system? (Round your answer to 2 decimal places..m. what sequence should be used? The sequence is . At 8:00 a. Would the Shortest processing time rule produce better results in terms of average job tardiness? (Round your answer to the nearest whole number.