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Material Handling Equipment Selection

Material Handling Equipment Selection

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Introduction Need for Material Handling Analysis • Continual Squeeze on profits • Globalization • Market Survival Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 2 2000 Rahul S. Deshpande .

Deshpande .Purpose of Material Handling Analysis Material Handling Equipment Selection • Potential Cost Savings • An Orderly Approach Slide 3 2000 Rahul S.

Deshpande .Effectiveness of Material Handling Analysis • Nebulous & Complex Task • Differing Problems • Vary the Procedure Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 4 2000 Rahul S.

Deshpande .Goal In Equipment Selection Properly Match: • The Material Characteristics • The Move Requirements • The Equipment Capabilities/Requirements Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 5 2000 Rahul S.

Deshpande .Material Handling Selection Procedure Two Phases: Phase I : General Analysis Phase Phase II : Equipment Selection Phase Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 6 2000 Rahul S.

General Analysis Phase Analysis Based On: Material Handling Equipment Selection Material • Type • Characteristics • Quantity Move • Source & Destination • Logistics • Characteristics • Type Method • Handling Unit • Equipment • Manpower • Physical Restrictions Slide 7 2000 Rahul S. Deshpande .

Analyze Data Solution Step IX. Establish Objective(s) Step IV. Data to collect Step VI. Define the Problem(s) Material Handling Equipment Selection Investigation Step V. Deshpande . Collect Data Step VIII. Develop. Scope of Problem(s) Step III.Steps In Analysis Procedure Definition Stage Step I. Work Plan & Schedule Step VII. Identify the Problem(s) Step II. Weigh. Develop Improvements Slide 8 2000 Rahul S.

Deshpande .Definition Stage Problem Identification • Touring the Plant • Check Sheet Scope of Problem • Material Handling Analysis-Problem Solving Guide Objectives • Clearly Stated • Compatible Problem Definition • Aid Establish Parameters Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 9 2000 Rahul S.

& Method • Layout of area Material Flow • Supplementary Data Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 10 2000 Rahul S.Investigation Stage What Data To Collect • Material Handling Analysis-Basic Data Required Work Plan & Schedule • Contacts • Breaking Overall Problem • Preparing Plans • Detailed Work Schedule • Distributing Work Schedule • Assigning Responsibilities Data Collection • Material. Move. Deshpande .

Weigh. graphs. & Method • Completeness & Accuracy • Summarize Material Handling Equipment Selection • Practicable Ranges • Charts. tables. Deshpande . etc Slide 11 2000 Rahul S.Investigation Stage Develop. Move. & Analyze Data • Material.

Deshpande .Solution Stage Develop Improvements • Re-define the Problem • Effect of Anticipated Changes Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 12 2000 Rahul S.

Narrow the Choice Step V. Tentative Equipment Selection Step IV. Degree of Mechanization Step III. Compatibility Step VII. Relate all Factors Step II. Procure Equipment Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 13 2000 Rahul S.Equipment Selection Phase Steps in Equipment Selection Procedure Step I. Prepare Specifications Step IX. Deshpande . Evaluate Alternatives Step VI. Select Specific Type Step VIII.

Equipment Selection Phase Relate All Factors • Material. Handbooks • Manufacturers Literature • Manufacturers Representatives Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 14 2000 Rahul S. Deshpande . Move. & Method Degree of Mechanization • Optimum Level be Achieved • Engineering Economic Analysis Tentative Equipment Selection • Comparing Equipment Characteristics Narrow the Choice • Books.

Equipment Selection Phase Evaluate Alternatives • Preliminary Material Handling Equipment Evaluation Sheet Compatibility • Simplification • Standardization Select Specific Type Prepare Specifications • Availability • Installation Procure Equipment • Material Handling Engineering Directory And Handbook • Materials Handling Magazine Material Handling Equipment Selection Slide 15 2000 Rahul S. Deshpande .

Deshpande . Purchase Slide 16 2000 Rahul S.Conclusion Material Handling Equipment Selection • Guide in Solving Material Handling Problems • Consideration to Lease Vs.