The desired output for an assembly line is 600 units. This assembly line will operate 650 minutes per day. The following table contains information on this product’s task lines and precedence relationships.
|Task||Task Time (seconds)||Immediate Predecessor|
What is the required workstation cycle to meet the desired output rate?
Workstation cycle time _____ seconds per unit
Balance this line using the largest number of following tasks. Use the longest task time as a secondary criterion.
|Work Station||Task||Idle Time|
What is the efficiency of your line balance, assuming it is running at the cycle time determined above?