Publication Abstract

Plant Master Planning

Dennis, G., & Walden, C. (2012). Plant Master Planning. Workforce Summit 2012. Manufacturing Solutions Center in Tupelo, MS: Itawamba Community College.


Overview of methodologies which are used to guide facility expansion and re-engineering. This includes classical plant layout and broader issues such as new product-process integration, lean manufacturing and advanced planning tools like simulation modeling. Case studies are presented to illustrate effectiveness.