Product Design, Process design - Selection - Product Life Cycle – Process Planning – Process Selection.
4. Production Planning and Control:
Introduction – Control Measures – Time study, Work study, Method study, Job Evaluation, Job Allocation (Assignment Technique), Scheduling Queuing Models, Simulation and Line Balancing – Optimum Allocaton of resources – Lean Operations – JIT – Transportation Model and Linear Programming Technique (Formulation of equations only).
5. Productivity Management and Quality Management:
Measurement techniques of productivity index, productivity of employee, productivity of materials, productivity of management resources, productivity of other factors – productivity improving methods – TQM basic tools and certification – ISO standards basics.
6. Project Management:
Project planning – project life cycle – Gantt charts, PERT and CPM.
7. Economics of Maintenance and Spares Management:
Break down Maintenance – Preventive Maintenance – Routine Maintenance – Replacement of Machine – Spare Parts Management.
Strategy formulation function wise (Production Strategy, Marketing Strategy, Man Power Strategy) – Structuring of Organisation for Implementation of strategy – Strategic Business Unit – Business Process re-engineering.