Utveckling och utförande av frekvensstudie vid Rapid Granulator AB
Abstract (Summary)The object of this examination project is to produce a method of work sampling at Rapid Granulator AB. The aim is to perform the method at the company and evaluate if it is executable. The study is delimited to the basic construction of the 45-series in the assembly hall.Preparations to produce the method of the work sampling resulted in definitions of activities, a form and a product tree. Several days were spent studying the assembling to learn and understand the entirety.The work sampling result showed a large amount of no value adding time that was used in the assembling. Some of the activities could be reduced and we observed some problems during the assembly process. These problems were noted and are presented to enlighten the company, together with some suggests of changes, with the purpose to reduce the time of the assembly cycle and increase the productivity.Conclusions of the results of the work sampling are discussed at the end.A large amount of tables and charts, connected to preparations and results, is to be found in the appendix.
School:Högskolan i Jönköping
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Date of Publication:06/20/2006