A critical analysis of the throughput rate at Steinmüller Alrode Works

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dc.contributor.advisor Breytenbach, Wynand
dc.contributor.author Vermeulen, Graham
dc.contributor.other University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering
dc.date.accessioned 2013-02-15T10:10:14Z
dc.date.available 2013-02-15T10:10:14Z
dc.date.created 2012-10
dc.date.issued November 2012
dc.description Thesis (B Eng. (Industrial and Systems Engineering))--University of Pretoria, 2012. en_US
dc.description.abstract The project is a critical analysis and improvement of the throughput rate at Steinmüller Alrode Works. This project aims to increase the turnover in sales for Steinmüller and as a direct result increasing their profits, by focusing on the following critical areas: Flow and stock levels of materials. Standardising materials. Workforce motivation and empowerment. Workforce performance management. Communication between management and workers and between shifts. Improve throughput by optimizing the level of quality in relation to the standard time The optimal number of workers per bellow. en_US
dc.format.extent 81 pages en_US
dc.format.medium PDF en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2263/21023
dc.language en
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering
dc.rights Copyright: University of Pretoria en_US
dc.subject Mini-dissertations (Industrial and Systems Engineering) en_US
dc.subject Productivity en_US
dc.subject Standardizing materials en_US
dc.subject Workforce performance management en_US
dc.subject Process optimization en_US
dc.title A critical analysis of the throughput rate at Steinmüller Alrode Works en_US
dc.type Text en_US


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