Learn proven tools and techniques for laying out effective manufacturing cells. This webinar will show you what information you need, how to apply it, and how to involve others in developing your layout plans. Classical types of cell layouts and flow patterns will be presented and their features discussed. The role of physical mock-ups and walk-throughs will be shown. Detailed checklists will help you avoid oversights and potentially costly adjustments during and after installation.
Prerequisites: Those attending will benefit from first-hand experience with layout planning. Ideally they should have been responsible for laying out and installing a cell of some kind. Participants should already understand the meaning of Takt time (allowable cycle time) and how to calculate the number of machines or operator stations required for a target production capacity and rate.
While not required, attendees will benefit from first attending the companion Webinar "Six Steps to Cell Plans." This companion session places cell layout in the larger context of comprehensive cell planning, including operating procedures and personnel management practices.
During this session, participants will learn how to:
Each session includes an approximately 70-minute presentation and a brief Q&A session at the end. Unlimited participants are allowed at each login site. All registrants receive 180 days of free access to the recording of the live session.
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Training Session Information
May 10, 2012 2:00 PM Eastern
1 hour, 30 minutes
Recertification Credit : 1.00
This session is available as recertification credit for individuals who have earned a SME certification.
SME Member Price: $89.00