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Facility Planning and Workcell Design

Course Code MTID-323
Lecture hours per week 2
Lab hours per week 2
Course Availability: Open

In this course the student explore how plant layouts are designed. The focus is on creating a layout that promotes the efficient use of equipment, material, people and energy. Students learn how to: Gather all relevant information regarding plant layout design. Complete a production and flow analysis. Identify the necessary support service resources. Develop total space requirements and allocate floor area. Develop a plot plan and building shape. Evaluate the plant layout solution using CAD and simulation software. The course requires basic knowledge of MS Office and AutoCAD software.

The learners will have hands-on exposure to SIMUL8 software.

SIMUL8 is a business simulator capable of the most detailed simulations