Most of the large scale modern industry using automation adopt
Which is not the objective of plant layout?
The plant location is affected to maximum extent by the single factor
Which of the following aspects are true pretaining to product layout?
1. efficient flow of materials
2. most suited for mass production
3. requirement for greater space ara
4. high set up cost for the special purpose machines
The salient features of product layout are:
(i) requires less, floor area for placing the machines.
(ii) less overall manufacturing time for the product.
(iii) there is better utilization of machines and labour.
(iv) requires specilized and strict supervision.
(v) automation in material, handling is cost effective.
(vi) flow of material is smooth and continuous.
(vii) less through put time.
Which of the following layout technique not uses any standard symbols for specifying the activities?
Operation process layout - uses operation and inspection symbol
Flow process layout - Uses all symbols
Flow diagram - Uses all symbols
String diagram - No symbols are used. It uses a drawing board to represent machines or work station. Strings are used in place of lines. For multiple products, strings of different colours are used.
Which of the following is an analytical technique and widely used in a process type layout?
Material handling is higher in case of
Match List-I (Type of production) with List- ll (Type of layout) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
B. Tools and gauges
C. Large boilers
D. Motor cycle assembly
1. Process layout
2. Product layout
3. Combination of product and process layout
4. Fixed position layout
The type of layout suitable for use of the concept, principles and approaches of group technology is
Cellular manufacturing is suitable for
In cellular manufacturing, the product are divided into the group based on their production similarity, design similarity etc. and according machines are arrange in the form of cell.