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Course module: 191102041
191102041
Manufacturing Facility Design
Course infoSchedule
Course module191102041
Credits (ECTS)5
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact persondr.ir. S. Hoekstra
E-mails.hoekstra@utwente.nl
Lecturer(s)
Lecturer
dr.ir. P.K. Chemweno
Examiner
dr.ir. S. Hoekstra
Contactperson for the course
dr.ir. S. Hoekstra
Lecturer
ir. W. de Kogel - Polak
Academic year2022
Starting block
1B
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
Aims
Content
Course Description
The course is globally dealing with: Selection of production processes, fabrication methods and machines. Determination of production capacity. Capacity planning and line balancing. Facility and layout planning. Manufacturing systems. Systems for material handling and warehousing. Material flow planning. Facility location.

The content is grouped around the topics:
  • Manufacturing facility design.
  • Product, process and schedule design.
  • Production capacity.
  • Layout planning models and design algorithms.
  • Material Handling/warehousing.
  • Manufacturing systems
Assumed previous knowledge
Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Industrial Design.
Participating study
Master Mechanical Engineering
Participating study
Master Industrial Engineering and Management
Participating study
Master Robotics
Required materials
Course material
Facilities Planning, Tompkins, White, Bozer and Tanchoco, 4th edition
Course material
Material that will be announced during lectures.
Recommended materials
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Instructional modes
Assignment
Presence dutyYes

Lecture

Workshop

Tests
Exam & assignment

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