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A Plant Layout Design for a Bamboo Furniture Industry


Dr. Vishal V. Shukla, Prof. Rahul Waghmare
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The general reasons found to revise the design of furniture manufacturing unit are: Low production capacity, conventional machines and operating tools, non-scientific design ignoring time, motion and work study, erroneous material processing and work flow directions, functional discomforts including facilities & utilities, lack of engineering concepts and ergonomics etc. Therefore, the major objectives in design of bamboo furniture manufacturing unit are: layout design based on modern engineering concepts, contemporary machine tools and tooling, skilled manpower, ergonomically designed utilities & facilities and scope for future flexibility. The factors contributing to the objectives determine final productivity. The present paper addresses the design of factory layout for bamboo furniture manufacturing unit, but not limited to it.

Dr. Vishal V. Shukla, Prof. Rahul Waghmare

Plant layout, bamboo furniture, production capacity, working capital, payback period.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-Febuary - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-02-25 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
95-100 IJSRSET151694   Technoscience Academy

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Dr. Vishal V. Shukla, Prof. Rahul Waghmare, "A Plant Layout Design for a Bamboo Furniture Industry", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.95-100, January-Febuary-2016.
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