Work Organization and Methods Engineering for Productivity
  • Author : D.R. Kiran
  • Release Date : 12 February 2020
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 356
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128203927

Download or read book entitled Work Organization and Methods Engineering for Productivity written by D.R. Kiran and published by Butterworth-Heinemann online. This book was released on 12 February 2020 with total pages 356. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Work Organization and Methods Engineering for Productivity provides an introduction to, and practical advice on, assessing methods of working to achieve maximum output and efficiency. The main focus of the book is on the ‘work study’, which helps to increase the productivity of men, machines and materials. We are currently seeing a lot of disruptive advancement in industrial operations caused by technologies, including artificial intelligence and IoT. Against this technological backdrop, and with ever increasing focus on value, the fundamental understanding of how to analyze and organize the workplace for productivity is more important than ever. Case studies and illustrations throughout make this book a much have for managers with responsibility for production and planning in industry. Helps the reader understand the fundamental factors affecting productivity, along with their relevance to work organization Includes valuable industry case studies from sectors including manufacturing, textile production and sea port operations Includes several formats and charts that are important in the recording of data for practical work studies