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Introduction to Facility Design Case Study Introduction Facility Layout Types of Layout Problems Engineering Design Problem Approach Summary Review Questions and Exercises Product and Equipment Analysis Introduction Product Analysis Equipment Selection Personnel Requirement Analysis Space Requirement and Availability Summary Review Questions and Exercises Process and Material Flow Analysis Motivating Case Study Introduction Data Requirement for Layout Decisions Tools for Presenting Layout Designs Guidelines for Data Development and Generation Case Study: Application of Methodology at a Manufacturing Company Summary Review Questions and Exercises Traditional Approaches to Facility Layout Introduction Systematic Layout Planning Special Considerations in Office Layout Office Planning Project for a Mortgage Company Code Compliance, OSHA, ADA Regulations, and Other Considerations in Facility Design Summary Review Questions and Exercises Basic Algorithms and Software for the Layout Problem Algorithms for the Layout Problem Construction Algorithms Improvement Algorithms Hybrid Algorithms Layout Software Case Study Using Layout-iQ Re-Layout and Multiple-Floor Layout Summary Review Questions and Exercises Group Technology and Facilities Layout Introduction Clustering Approach Implementation of GT Principles Design and Planning Issues in Cellular Manufacturing Systems Project on Machine Grouping and Layout Machine Grouping and Layout Case Study Summary Review Questions and Exercises Material Handling Material-Handling System in Action Introduction Multimedia-Based Educational Software Module for Learning the 10 Principles Material-Handling Principles Types of MHDs AGV Systems Models for Material-Handling System Design Operational Aspects of Material-Handling System Summary Review Questions and Exercises Storage and Warehousing Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems in Action Introduction Warehouse Functions Material-Handling and Storage Systems Used in Warehouses Autonomous Vehicle Storage and Retrieval Systems Warehouse Design Warehouse Operations Automatic Identification Multimedia CD for Designing a DC Summary Review Questions and Exercises Logistics and Location Models Motivating Case Study Introduction Logistics, Location, and Supply Chain Important Factors in Location Decisions Techniques for Discrete Space Location Problems Hybrid Analysis Techniques for Continuous Space Location Problems Facility Location Case Study Summary Review Questions and Exercises Modeling of Design Problems in Facility Logistics Models Algorithms Generic Modeling Tools Models for the Single-Row Layout Problem Models for the Multirow Layout Problem with Departments of Equal Area Model for the Multirow Layout Problem with Departments of Unequal Area Discussion of Models Review Questions and Exercises Advanced Algorithms for the Layout Problem Introduction Optimal Algorithms Heuristic Algorithms Multicriteria Layout Problems Optimal Approach to Solving CMS Design Problems Next-Generation Factory Layouts Traveling Salesman Problem Algorithm Summary Review Questions and Exercises Advanced Location and Routing Models Motivating Case Study Introduction Location Models Allocation Model Location-Allocation Models Summary Review Questions and Exercises Introduction to Queuing, Queuing Network, and Simulation Modeling Introduction Basic Queuing Models Other Variations of the Basic Queuing Models for Which Analytical Solution Is Available Queuing Networks Use of Simulation in Facilities Layout and Material Handling Summary Review Questions and Exercises Bibliography
Sunderesh S. Heragu is a Regents Professor and head of the School of Industrial Engineering and Management at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. Previously, he was a professor in the Industrial Engineering Department at the University of Louisville, Kentucky. He was on the faculty of Industrial and Systems Engineering (previously called the Decision Sciences and Engineering Systems) department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute from 1991 to 2004. He has also taught at the State University of New York, Plattsburgh. He completed his BE in mechanical engineering at Malnad College of Engineering, Hassan, India; MBA at the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, and PhD in industrial engineering at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.