Laxmi Production and Operations Management

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Today, world as well India is facing a big challenge in manufacturing and service sector. The book can provide solutions to different problems faced by the production and operation managers. This book will help both people working in organizations as well as students.

For long the term production has been associated with a factory where goods are produced in the physical sense. However by generalizing the concept of production as the process through which goods and services are created, we can include both manufacturing and service organizations within purview of production management. Inclusion of services within the scope of production enables us to look at the problem of production management in a much wider perspective. This brings a number of seemingly non-manufacturing sectors of economy such as transport, energy, agriculture, warehousing, banking etc. within the production system. That is why; the term production and operations management has been suggested by many to indicate the general applications of the techniques of management. In this book you will learn about the aspects of Management of manufacturing and service organizations.


1.   Introduction to Production & Operations Management
2.   System
3.   Product Engineering
4.   Process Planning
5.   Capacity Planning
6.   Location of Facilities
7.   Facilities Planning/Layout
8.   Work System Design
9.   Work Study
10. Materials Handling
11. Ergonomics (Human Factor Engineering)
12. Forecasting
13. Production Manufacturing Systems
14. Production Planning and Control
15. Project Planning by Network
16. Evaluating Investment Alternatives
17. Maintenance
18. Service Industries (Systems)
19. Just in Time
20. Make or Buy Decision
21. Materials Management
22. Purchase Management
23. Inventory Control
24. Probability
25. Inventory Models with Probabilistic Demand
26. Stores Management
27. Waste Management
28. Assembly Line Balancing (1954)
29. Line of Balance Techniques for Production Control
30. Spare Parts
31. Production Scheduling
32. Sequencing
33. Break-Even Analysis/Chart
34. Costing
35. Linear Programming
36. Materials Requirements and Manufacturing Resource Planning
37. Queueing/Waiting Line
38. Maintainability
39. Learning Curves
40. Selection of Vendors
41. Standardization
42. Supply Chain Management and ERP
43. Agile and Virtual Manufacturing for Mass Customerization
44. Mechatronics
45. Simulation
46. Logistics
47. Synchronous Production and Theory of Constraints
48. Value Added/Directed Management
49. Strategic Management
50. Total Cost Management
51. Assignment Problem
52. Introduction to ISO 9000 and Total Quality Management
53. Managing Information for Production System
       Examination Papers

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Brand / Publisher Laxmi
Return Policy 30 Days
Edition First
ISBN 9788190856515
Author Dr. K. C. Arora
Language English
Subject Engineering
Pages 1399
Binding Paperback


Brand Information

Laxmi Publications is a privately held publishing company and is one of the leading publishers of Engineering, Computers, College, School (CBSE Board) and Children books in India and abroad. It has following subsidiaries and imprints through which it caters to different niches of educational and professional books market.

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