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Time motion study in determination of time standard in manpower process

Bon, Abdul Talib and Daim, Daiyanni (2010) Time motion study in determination of time standard in manpower process. In: 3rd Engineering Conference on Advancement in Mechanical and Manufacturing for Sustainable Environment, 14-16 April 2010, Kuching, Sarawak.


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Time and Motion Study is rarely used in the industry nowadays. In this study, the company that involve in the rice based company.. This study using this type of study method in order to increase production and identify any improvement that could be made through identifying the process that involving manpower as the main reason and state the time standard in order to achieve the objectives of increasing the production and decreasing the cost. This study is using systematic observation, interview with discussion and stopwatch time study. Statistically Fit and Production Modeler software is used to test the data and make improvements. By stating the time standard for the process involving manpower, production rate increase and the cost will be less. Other than that, proposal for improvement could be made in order to enhance the effort to achieve the main objective of any business organization in the world.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: time and motion study; ergonomics; productivity; manpower factor; time standard
Subjects: T Technology > T55.4-60.8 Industrial engineering. Management engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Technology Management
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2013 07:51
Last Modified: 21 Jan 2015 07:56
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/3301
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